Unusual trucks on gon in American Smelting photo


In the first American Smelting photo, from the group that Paul Krueger so kindly posted (message #171547):


there is a gon, three cars to the right of the KCS vinegar car.  It has sheet metal trucks.  I would call them Fox, but I see that they have a longish wheelbase.

It seems odd to me that sheet metal trucks would be running at this date.  The car appears to be Union Pacific.  To me.

I wonder at the thoughts in this group on the matter.


Edward Sutorik

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