Re: Rapido GLa Hopper--Anthracite carloads on Great Northern
That’s the kind of data that had me asking about other speciality products - besides anthracite loads.toggle quoted messageShow quoted text
The truth is, I can’t recall more than a handful of hoppers in photos for my era out here in Vancouver. Maybe they were all on trains running after dark, lol?
On Dec 25, 2020, at 8:30 PM, gary laakso <vasa0vasa@...> wrote:
The Annual Report for GN in 1939 shows carloads by these groups:
For a little perspective, GN move 1,150 carloads of eggs, 1,301 of salt and 537 of wool. If the GLa hoppers could have moved anthracite, I can buy one.
Northwest of Mike Brock