Re: Troop Sleepers

John Nehrich <nehrij@...>

If anyone has this, I'll be glad to post it on our site for future
reference. - John

----- Original Message -----
From: "Bruce F. Smith V.M.D., Ph.D." <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, January 17, 2001 1:56 PM
Subject: [STMFC] Troop Sleepers

Hi All,

I was wondering if any of you might have information regarding WWII era
Troop Sleepers and Kitchen cars manufactured by Pullman and ACF
respectively. I have seen the available info at the Cannonball site
(selling HO kits) and the NEB&W site. I am particularly looking for
diagrams of the underside of the car to locate steam and brake lines.

I am told a troop sleeper resides at the B&O musuem in Baltimore (Their
site is next to useless) - anyone have photographs?

I know that the Southeastern R museum in Duluth Ga (atlanta) has a Kitchen
car - I have photos and will be back there soon to craawl all over that

Any other information that you think might be helpful would be most
- I'm building up a train of the Cannonball cars and am at the detailing

Happy Rails

Bruce F. Smith V.M.D., Ph.D.
Scott-Ritchey Research Center
334-844-5587, 334-844-5850 (fax)

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