Re: automobile cars


Armand Premo
 

Didn't they have the "XA" designation? Armand Premo

On Mon, Mar 6, 2017 at 5:32 PM, Tony Thompson tony@... [STMFC] <STMFC@...> wrote:
 

Tim O'Connor wrote:

 

SOME railroads considered double door cars to be automobile cars.


       The definition I gave was the ARA and AAR definition. The naming choices of individual railroads are a separate subject, and as Tim suggests, there were certainly cases where railroad preferences were very much at odds with the "official" recommendation or classification.
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