Re: NKP hopper on the Rutland (was CNJ)


armprem
 

The Berwind White Coal Company owned some 2783 hoppers.They were
frequent visitors to Alburgh where they were interchanged with the Central
Vermont.Armand Premo

----- Original Message -----
From: "englishintroy" <englij@...>
To: <STMFC@...>
Sent: Tuesday, July 05, 2005 8:43 PM
Subject: [STMFC] Re: NKP hopper on the Rutland (was CNJ)


--- In STMFC@..., "benjaminfrank_hom" <b.hom@w...> wrote:
Armand Premo wrote:
"There is photographic evidence of NKP hopper 87304 delivering company
coal directly in Rutland (circa 1950). Company coal was normally
delivered at Alburgh_."

So far in the Rutland waybill analysis, out of 219 hoppers, no NKP
hoppers and one from the Wheeling & Lake Erie: WLE 61909, delivering
company coal at Alburgh, 10 January 1951.
Here's substantially more data, also compiled from old reports in
Armand Premo's possession:

The location is Alburgh, Vt., where the Rutland transloaded coal from
foreign cars to home cars. The name of the document is "Report of Cars
Arrived, Ordered, Placed and Released", and the time frame is January
through July of 1948. The following numbers of coal-carrying cars were
reported (not necessarily hoppers; could be gons, etc.)

B&A 2
B&LE 4
B&M 2
B&O 82
C&O 4
CC&O 1
CNJ 2
CRP 4
D&H 9
DL&W 4
ERIE 13
L&N 1
LNE 1
LV 9
Montour 33
M&StL 2
N&W 4
NC&StL 1
NH 3
NKP 2
NYC 23
P&LE 10
P&S 2
PMKY 4
PRR 39
Rutland 142
RDG 15
W&LE 2
WM 1

There's plenty of cars there that theories would tell you shouldn't be
there.

Jeff English
Troy, New York





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