Re: Photo: Big Four Boxcar (1906)


Benjamin Hom
 

Schuyler Larrabee wrote:
"I find the “reporting marks” on the first car interesting:
'PENNA. CO.'"

This indicates a car assigned to Lines West of Pittsburgh, which were operated by a separate holding company from PRR between 1870 and 1920.  Think of it as something akin to the Eastern and Western Roman Empires.


Ben Hom

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