Re: RI 264000 lettering

Steve and Barb Hile

Here are a couple of examples of the plain block lettering that replaced the RR Roman versions on cars repainted, although a lot of cars probably didn't ever get this scheme.  The 40xxx series were renumbered for hide service.
Steve Hile

From: [] On Behalf Of Schleigh Mike via Groups.Io
Sent: Sunday, December 08, 2019 12:22 PM
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] RI 264000 lettering

The decals in my kit appear to be for earlier times, perhaps the 'as built' version.  I, and perhaps Ron, would like a source for the the late 1950s Rock Island lettering style.

Mike Schleigh, still in frosty Grove City, Penna.

On Sunday, December 8, 2019, 12:43:34 PM EST, Bill Welch <fgexbill@...> wrote:

What is wrong with the decals that come with the kit?

Bill Welch

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