Re: Omaha Road Express Boxcar near Ogden, UT


gary laakso
 

Yes, the Railway Prototype Cyclopedia, Vol 6 has a color photo with the new
trucks in 1955 and still in passenger service and notes that the truck
replacements occurred from 1946 to 1952.

Gary Laakso
Northwest of Mike Brock

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Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] Omaha Road Express Boxcar near Ogden, UT

On 8/3/19 10:21 AM, Tim O'Connor wrote:

After the ban on the Allied trucks, were these applied soon after?



On 8/3/2019 11:38 AM, gary laakso wrote:

It is shown in 1946 outside of Ogden, UT, still with its Allied Full
Cushion
Trucks:

https://donstrack.smugmug.com/UtahRails/Emil-Albrecht-Photos/1946-Ogden/i-VG
5DH3V/A

Gary Laakso

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/*Tim O'Connor*/
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The car appears to have been demoted from passenger service.
No signal line and steam connections.

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