Re: REA Express Reefer In Freight Train


Ted Schnepf
 

Hi Bob,

I believe the train is westbound, so the car might be empty or have a back haul of some sort.

ted

At 03:27 PM 4/6/2017, you wrote:


This is another photo link from the Chicago and North Western Railway Archives Art Collections.

 

It shows an REA express reefer mixed in with non-express reefers. Assuming this express reefer was loaded, how often would such reefers appear in freight trains rather than in passenger trains?

 

https://pixels.com/featured/freight-train-crosses-high-bridge-1959-chicago-and-north-western-historical-society.html

 

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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