Re: Photos: Tank Cars - American Cyanamid Co. (Undated)


Garth Groff and Sally Sanford
 

Bob,

These tank cars are actually early covered hoppers for carrying dry bulk chemicals. Note the discharge gates along the side.

Yours Aye,


Garth Groff  🦆

On Fri, Nov 27, 2020 at 2:23 PM Bob Chaparro via groups.io <chiefbobbb=verizon.net@groups.io> wrote:

Photos: Tank Cars - American Cyanamid Co. (Undated)

Photos from the Niagara Falls Public Library:

http://www.nflibrary.ca/nfplindex/data/1/9/94619-511697.jpg

http://www.nflibrary.ca/nfplindex/data/4/0/94640-511739.jpg

Plus hopper cars from the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (1940):

https://response.restoration.noaa.gov/sites/default/files/images/11/Mehran-American-Cyanamid-1940.jpg

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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