Re: What Was That Car End Again?

Brent Greer

According to an N&W equipment diagram I found in the Archives, this is an American Car and Foundry Co. corrugated end.

Ray Breyer's article on the Accurail 36' DS boxcar prototypes had another picture of an SSW car with these ends and I've got a photo of them applied to N&W class SJ or SK 40' stock cars.  There are also general arrangement drawings showing them being applied to N&W class BI 36' boxcars.


Dr. J. Brent Greer

From: <> on behalf of Bob Chaparro <chiefbobbb@...>
Sent: Saturday, February 2, 2019 11:49:10 PM
Subject: [RealSTMFC] What Was That Car End Again?

What Was That Car End Again?

I think someone addressed the type of car end that appears on this SSW boxcar 17164. This photo is from the Massachusetts Collections Online, showing a 1920 wreck at Atlantic Station, MA:

What was that car end name again?


Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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