Re: Photo: Santa Fe Bx-3/Bx-6 Boxcar
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ATSF 116160 is in fact a Bx-3 in the 116000-116999 Series built with KC brakes by Pullman in 1923 and rebuilt by the Santa Fe with AB brakes and Ajax brake wheels in the 40s.
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On Saturday, May 16, 2020, 01:02:47 PM EDT, Bob Chaparro via groups.io <chiefbobbb@...> wrote:
Photo: Santa Fe Bx-3/Bx-6 Boxcar
A mid-1950s scene taken at San Bernardino, CA, from the Kansas State Historical Society's archives:
I believe the boxcar in the photo is either a Bx-3 or a Bx-6, a survivor of an original group of 5,000 boxcars built between 1923 and 1925.