Re: Photo: NP Automobile Boxcar 6181 (1934)

Schuyler Larrabee

Even though I’ve zoomed in quite a ways, could someone confirm my impression that this is a wood-sheathed car?


The door’s wood, but I am not completely sure that the car side is wood.




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Subject: [RealSTMFC] Photo: NP Automobile Boxcar 6181 (1934)


Photo: NP Automobile Boxcar 6181 (1934)

A photo from the Denver Public Library:

Click on the arrows in the upper right hand corner of the photo to enlarge it and scroll to enlarge it further.

Car built in 1923.

The car's reporting marks are repeated on the right end.

Although not legible, there is a car inspection card above the right wheel of the left truck.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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