Re: Left and right sides of a car...

Anthony Thompson <thompson@...>

Mike Brock wrote:
And, of course, I knew all that...<g>. I'm just glad nobody said that
as you
face the B end of the car [ The brake wheel end ], that the side to
left is the port side and the side to your right is the starboard side.
Richard H. replied:
That's true, Mike, but only when the freight car is on a car ferry.
Or, of course, if it's a naval ammunition car.

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