Tim, Thanks for the information.
My primary question which I didn't make clear was from a HO modeling
perspective. What's a good starting point to model these cars?
--- In STMFC@..., Tim Gilbert <tgilbert@...> wrote:
andand H14 3 bay hoppers. These cars were seen all over the south
WVprobably midwest. Most were built at the Virginian's Princeton,
requiredshops as late a 2/56 in the case of the H14A.Bill,
that all empty VGN, C&O, N&W and L&N hoppers were returned totheir
owners after being unloaded. Because this Rule was simple, it waswas
used. So the assumption is that, if there was a VGN hopper, it wasVGN
empty. Such an assumption could not be made for any hopper ownedby a
road not subject to Rule C-411.