Re: Jumbo Icing Car At El Paso


Charles Morrill
 

Thanks for posting the El Paso yard photo.  Brings back memories.  I may have even worked #60 around that time.  Looks like one of El Paso’s dust storms may have been going on.
 
Charlie
 

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Subject: [STMFC] Jumbo Icing Car At El Paso
 


Here is a  link to a photo from the Cornell University Library Digital Collections:

 

https://digital.library.cornell.edu/catalog/ss:20988414

 

Scroll over the photo to enlarge it.

 

On the right in this photo is a partial view of the "Jumbo Car" used to ice express reefers at the El Paso passenger depot:

 

This home-built car is seen in better detail on Page 326 of the PFE book.

 

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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