Re: Interesting 1915 hopper photos

Eric Hansmann
 

Al,

 

The P&LE hopper is riding on Pressed Steel Car Company pressed-steel arch bar trucks. See examples on pages 218 and 219 of Karig’s “Coal Cars” book. These were similar to Vogt trucks, which can be seen on page 175 of the same book.

 

Eric Hansmann

El Paso, TX

 


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Verona trucks?

 

Al Brown, Melbourne, Fla.


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