Re: Photo: Cracking Tower On Three Flatcars (1952)

Tim O'Connor

The near flat car looks interesting. Could it be a PRR car? The lower edge of the
fishbelly side has a reinforcement (?). It seems to have 15 or 16 stake pockets, so
probably a 53'6" deck.

On 7/7/2022 11:55 AM, Bob Chaparro via wrote:

Photo: Cracking Tower On Three Flatcars (1952)

A photo from the Gateway To Oklahoma History website:


“Crews of Black, Sivalls & Bryson, Inc. plant in Oklahoma City, spent months in rolling and fabricating this big refinery unit and were right proud of their jobs when it was completed.”

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

Tim O'Connor
Sterling, Massachusetts

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