Re: CRI&P 53' war gons


Does anyone make this car without the wood sides molded in?


Brian Ehni

From: Richard Hendrickson <>
Reply-To: STMFC List <>
Date: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 3:10 PM
To: STMFC List <>
Subject: Re: [STMFC] CRI&P 53' war gons

On Mar 5, 2014, at 9:17 AM, Tim O'Connor <> wrote:

Richard is it possible that the corrugated panels are actually drop-doors
from General Service style gondolas? They kinda look that way to me, and I
think Rock Island had a supply of those cars built in the 1930'sŠ
Tim, they appear to be either Dreadnaught drop doors with one edge cut off
or Dreadnaught gondola ends cut in half.

Richard Hendrickson

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