Re: Photo: ATSF Boxcar 126439 (Bx-12)


John Barry
 

Bob,

Nice find.  126439 was built by American Car & Foundry, and if the car behind is 126158, it was too.  But I can't quite make out if the third digit is a 6 or an 8.  If the latter, 128158 was built by General American Car.

John Barry
 
ATSF North Bay Lines 
Golden Gates & Fast Freights 
Lovettsville, VA


707-490-9696 






On Tuesday, January 18, 2022, 01:00:24 PM EST, Bob Chaparro via groups.io <chiefbobbb@...> wrote:


Photo: ATSF Boxcar 126439 (Bx-12)

Photo from the USC Digital Archives

https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/asset-management/2A3BF1OYN63HV?WS=SearchResults

Promotional photo of a Hudson automobile pulling freight cars, taken in 1934.

Photo in link can be enlarged quite a bit.

This Bx-12 car was built in 1930 by the Santa Fe’s shops, location unknown.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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