Re: EJ&E twin hoppers
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You are correct, Tim. My info came from the RPI site. I may have misread it or their info is incorrect. Maybe 1953 was the rebuild year for the ribs? There was info sometime back on the EJ&E photo and info site, but that has been going through reorganization.
On Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 09:41:19 AM CST, Tim O'Connor <timboconnor@...> wrote:
built in 1940, then
On 12/1/2020 8:01 PM, Rich C via groups.io wrote:
These cars were actually built as offset hoppers in 1953 series 41000-41699. Don't know when they were rebuilt to ribside twins.
On Tuesday, December 1, 2020, 02:52:14 PM CST, Tim O'Connor <timboconnor@...> wrote:
I think they were built in 1940. No models in HO but you might be able to bash from a Stewart 3 bay or two.
On 11/30/2020 11:55 PM, Richard Townsend via groups.io wrote:
This photo, taken in Longmont, Colorado, has an EJ&E twin hopper in the background, adding more to the mentions of roaming hoppers: