Re: Timken Demo Box Car


Bruce Smith
 

On Jan 25, 2012, at 10:49 AM, Andy Harman wrote:
Both cars have the same bizarre door-within-a-door with a matching end door
as if the car was intended to be placed in a passenger train, which leads
me to believe that TRBX and ACY 600 could be the same car, the latter with
more convention trucks.
An alternative explantation is that these doors may have been to allow the car to be used as an exhibit. That way you could see how the car looked on the inside with the doors closed and there was more room for displays.

Regards
Bruce

Bruce F. Smith
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