Re: GATC reweight station symbols
Steve and Barb Hile
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Thanks, with Tony’s C for Colton, we have, at least, a reasonable idea for those other letters.
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I'll make some nominations. Not the least bit authoritative, but based on where GATC had some type of facilities, so somewhat SWAGish.
L - Lawrenceville, IL
J - Jacksonville, FL
P - Portland, OR
Lincoln City, OR
I have been looking at a lot of Swift reefer pictures recently, partially for reweight dates and locations. I have seen a number of cars with
which makes good sense as East Chicago, Inidana. A main plant location
But I also see
Multiple times in the same set of stencils
Can anyone point to locations to match these reweigh locations, probably remote shop sites for GATC. I note that in the ORER’s it lists East Chicago, Union Stock Yards (Chicago) and Kansas City as home points for refrigerator cars.
Thanks a bunch.