Re: Canadian National Refrigerator Car 209120 (1937)


Douglas Harding
 

I believe a divided basket means the bunker can be fully filled or half filled, my folding down a “shelf” in the bunker.

 

Doug Harding

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From: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io <main@RealSTMFC.groups.io> On Behalf Of Bruce Hendrick
Sent: Thursday, June 30, 2022 12:53 PM
To: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] Canadian National Refrigerator Car 209120 (1937)

 

Thanks for posting an interesting car. 

 

What is a "Divided Basket Bunker"? Would that impact the roof details? Thanks.

 

Bruce Hendrick

Brea, California

 

On Thursday, June 30, 2022 at 10:35:29 AM PDT, Bob Chaparro via groups.io <chiefbobbb@...> wrote:

 

 

Canadian National Refrigerator Car 209120 (1937)

Photo from the Government of Canada:

https://recherche-collection-search.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/home/record?app=FonAndCol&IdNumber=3520058

Click and scroll on the photo to enlarge.

Description:

Canadian National Railways Refrigerator car #209120 with Divided Basket Bunker - Ventilator, built in May, 1937.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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