Re: Who built this Tidewater tank car?

Richard Townsend

Different Richard here, but that flying A logo on the tank car is the logo for Associated, so that's some evidence that it could be an AOX car.

Guycwilber@... wrote:

In a message dated 1/6/03 11:39:15 AM Pacific Standard Time,
rhendrickson@... writes:

<< This car was originally built by General
American in the 1930s or early '40s (note the underframe) as a three
compartment car. >>


What are the chances that this car was one of the Associated Oil cars before
they were taken over by Tidewater? �AOX did have three compartment cars, but
the only photo I have of one is too blurry to make any concrete conclusions.


Guy Wilber
Sparks, Nevada
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