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


Garth Groff and Sally Sanford <mallardlodge1000@...>
 

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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