Prisoner Wagon (TL3)

This is a stout box wagon made of oak. It has a lockable door in the back, and two small windows on the sides with iron bars. Prisoners lay on the floor, or if carrying a full load of 10 prisoners, are forced to stand. The wagon is drawn by two draft horses. A teamster and guard have an exposed seat attached to the front of the wagon body. The height inside the wagon is 5'; overall height is 7'.


Subassemblies: Body +3, four Wheels +0.

Powertrain: Two ST 50 draft horses generating 1.5 kW.

Occupancy: 2 XCS, 10 CSP.

Cargo: 0 cf.


Armor: 2/2W overall



Size: 8'x5'x7' Payload: 1.2 tons Lwt.: 3.71 tons

Volume: 275 cf. Maint.: 149 hours Price: $1,800


HT: 3. HPs: 308 Body, 33 each Wheel.


gSpeed: 5 gAccel: 0.5 gDecel: 10 gMR: 0.75 gSR: 4

Ground Pressure High. 1/6 Off-Road speed.


Design Notes:

The wagon is an 8' long x 5' wide by 5' high oak structure on wheels. The crew rides outside of the wagon on cycle seats. Two horses are attached using a shaft-and-collar harness. Structure is Medium, with Standard materials. Armor is DR 2 Standard Wood. Empty weight is 5,020 lbs.


From the Aerodrome for GURPS

2008 by Jim Antonicic