Re: ICC 105 tanks and BLI 6k tank

Tony Thompson

Dave Evans wrote:


TPI wasn't included in the tank car type table in editorial section of the '43 ORER, and the ARA/ICC cross reference shows TM for type 105 (Footnote says to add I to the tank car class if insulated, so that would make it TMI for type 105.)

       This may be true, but in my July 1944 ORER there definitely IS a listing for TP tank cars. And by the way, after 1934, the ARA had become the AAR, so we are talking about AAR car classes.

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