Re: partial view of an SRLX reefer on the TRRA in 1939


Schuyler Larrabee
 

Is this car silver or white?

 

Schuyler

 

From: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io <main@RealSTMFC.groups.io> On Behalf Of Bob Chaparro via groups.io
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Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] partial view of an SRLX reefer on the TRRA in 1939

 

Another example of this easily made mistake.
Photo: Swift Reefer 15970 With Wrong Reporting Marks

An Earl Leatherberry photo on Flickr:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/23711298@N07/35169426320/

This car has the wrong reporting marks. Whoever painted it made a common mistake.

SLRX = St. Louis Refrigerator Car Co.

SRLX = Swift

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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