Re: Photo: Tank Car ???? 2002


Steve and Barb Hile
 

Peerless Tank Line, to become Peerless Transit Line, initials PTLX.  Car 2002 was 8105 gallons in 1919 tariff.  White Rose gasoline and National Light oil advertised.

 

Steve Hile

 

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Photo: Tank Car ???? 2002

A 1911 photo from the University of Pittsburgh Digital Archives:

https://digital.library.pitt.edu/islandora/object/pitt%3A201203.1911.3492/viewer

Scroll on the photo to enlarge it.

I noticed the single rivet course construction, lack of a ladder and lack of a platform at the dome. I'm sure others can comment further.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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