Ed Hawkins wrote
The San Luis Central, a shortline in central Colorado, leased (or bought)Sorry if I confused the question. The Walthers express reefers of an
hundreds of ex-REA reefers in the late 1960's and 1970's for transporting
potatoes. I know it's beyond the scope of the STMFC but Walthers has done
the SLC paint scheme and it is accurate.
I haven't made a close comparison, but some 1950's mail & express carsRegarding the trucks on the 1950s GATC cars, I haven't studied their
built for SP, Rock Island and I think MP had similar looking trucks.