Re: Photo: Roof View Of Wabash Boxcar (Undated)


Schuyler Larrabee
 

Based on the CM&StP box a few tracks to the left, this is in the era when truck centers were 5’-0” from the end of the car, vs. the later 5’-6”.

 

I don’t remember when that was changed?

 

As to the WAB car, metal roof with vertical seam caps?

Schuyler

 

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Subject: [RealSTMFC] Photo: Roof View Of Wabash Boxcar (Undated)

 

Photo: Roof View Of Wabash Boxcar (Undated)

Photo from Louisiana Digital Library:

https://louisianadigitallibrary.org/islandora/object/lsm-jnt%3A462

Click and scroll on photo to enlarge it.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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