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Hi Bob and List Members,
I notice the container is numbered C-40. Does that mean there is a C-1 thru
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Sent: Friday, October 23, 2020 1:22
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] Identity Of This
Bob Chaparro asked:
"Identity Of This Car? (Undated)
A photo from the Detroit Public
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View of the trailer of a Yellow Truck and Coach truck for the T.M.E.R.
& L. Co. being loaded into a railroad freight car. Handwritten on back:
'Yellow Truck & Coach.'"
TMER&L Co. = The Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light
The North Shore (CNS&M) and South Shore (CSS&SB) were early
offerors of piggyback service in the 1930s, so TMER&L experiments with
intermodal isn't surprising, but this photo does raise more questions on this