Re: NKP rebuilt box


Ray Breyer
 

As built, it was bare metal with black ribs. Eventially, they were painted asphaltum overall.

Ray Breyer
Elgin, IL


On Monday, April 27, 2020, 01:09:19 PM CDT, WILLIAM PARDIE <pardiew001@...> wrote:


I know that the ends and underbody on these cars were black.  Was rhe roof black as well?

Thanks:

Bill Pardie



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-------- Original message --------
From: Tim O'Connor <timboconnor@...>
Date: 4/27/20 5:50 AM (GMT-10:00)
To: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] NKP rebuilt box


Yes, definitely. Built in 1944.


On 4/27/2020 11:33 AM, mopacfirst wrote:
> Found this interesting car on line.
>
> http://www.rr-fallenflags.org/nkp/nkp08239jpa.jpg
>
> Was this rebuilt from a war emergency boxcar?
>
> Ron Merrick


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