Re: FGE Mechanical reefers


lnbill <bwelch@...>
 

Yes thank you Tony for the correction. The intial cars would have had
the rolling pin taper style rib stamping

Bill Welch

--- In STMFC@yahoogroups.com, Anthony Thompson <thompson@...> wrote:

Bill Welch wrote:

. . . it make sense that the earlier cars would have the so-
called "banana taper" end.
I assume this is backwards, Bill? AFAIK the rolling-pin style
was
replaced by banana-taper at least as early as June, 1955.

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