Re: Union Pacific Company Service Boxcar

gary laakso

Plus, a GN truss rod boxcar on the siding!


Gary Laakso

Northwest of Mike Brock


From: <> On Behalf Of Tim O'Connor
Sent: Wednesday, December 21, 2022 11:57 AM
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] Union Pacific Company Service Boxcar


Seaboard Air Line -- box car with the curved roof

On 12/21/2022 2:43 PM, Larry Fink wrote:

Dick Harley wrote-

That number (except the "X") fits the OSL cars in class A-50-4. 

Could you please post the image in high resolution?

Photo of OSL X160015 taken by Eldridge Huffman (U.P. fireman) at Union Jct. (Oregon) around 1943, train eastbound, attached.

Westerfield offers an HO model kit for it #1151.


I’d also be interested in identification of the boxcar behind with the curved roof edges.

Larry Fink

Renton, Washington



Tim O'Connor
Sterling, Massachusetts

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