B&O M-56 (was Re: Help Identifying Boxcar Ends)


Tim O'Connor
 

Is there a plastic 10-0 IH AAR box car body out there with 10 panel sides and 8 foot doors?

That would be the body to use for the M-56.

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On 3/11/2020 12:04 AM, Randy Hammill wrote:
The B&O M-56 cars were built in May ‘52 with 10-panel sides, 8’ 3/5/5 Youngstown doors (counting corrugations). They had diagonal panel roofs and Duryea underframes, Champion-Peacock handbrakes and US Gypsum running boards.

Randy Hammill
Prototype Junction
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Modeling the New Haven Railroad 1946-1954
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*Tim O'Connor*
*Sterling, Massachusetts*

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