Re: NYC Post-war PS-1 box car paint

Allan Smith

The picture on page 64 of P-S Freight Cars 1900-1960 show NYC 170705 with Black Ends

Al Smith
Sonora Ca

On Monday, August 23, 2021, 07:21:35 PM PDT, Tony Thompson <tony@...> wrote:

Tim O'Connor wrote:

I think both ends and roof were black.

Good photo, Tim, thanks! But this is the mid-1950s lettering, not the 1950 scheme when the car was built, so presumably a repaint. Do we know how they were ORIGINALLY painted?

Tony Thompson

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