Re: ORER lookup help
Jeffrey Gray <bigsix@...>
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Thank you Steve, this is a big help. Yes, Illini has 3 cars with numbers <25050 and United in NJ also has one 25048. So, every piece on the puzzle helps. The photos I have found are Silver paint scheme. These cars are from about 1954. Does anyone know when the Swift Red scheme became Silver? And/or were these cars always silver scheme? Again, thanks to everyone.
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From: Steve and Barb Hile <shile@...>
Date: 7/23/21 3:16 PM (GMT-05:00)
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] ORER lookup help
The SRLX cars are listed in the GATX area of the ORER.
In 1966 I see
With these note a few pages later
There are a couple of these cars at the Illinois Railway Museum.
From: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io [mailto:main@RealSTMFC.groups.io] On Behalf Of Richard Townsend via groups.io
I have the 7/56, 1/58, and 1/59 ORERs and do not find SRLX 25000 series in any of them.
Lincoln City, OR