Re: Photo: Wrecked ATSF End Door Boxcar 6979 (1953)
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that would be an interesting story?
Photo: Wrecked ATSF End Door Boxcar 6979 (1953)
Courtesy of Steve Crise, a Jack Whitmeyer photo from the Pacific Railroad Society Museum archives of a wrecked Santa Fe automobile boxcar at Colton, CA.
This was a Class Fe-23 boxcar (number series 6786-6999), one of 214 former Fe-S cars rebuilt by the Topeka Shops in 1941. The Fe-S automobile boxcars were built in 1928.
Pacific Railroad Society Museum website:
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