Re: USRA composite gons

Al & Patricia Westerfield <westerfield@...>

Tim - The containers are 9'2" wide. What rrs used the Greenville in this
service? Remember, I know nothing after 1930.... Some roads like Erie,
MILW and B&O have cars that look like them to my uninitiated eye. - Al

----- Original Message -----
From: Tim O'Connor <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, February 01, 2001 10:41 PM
Subject: Re: [STMFC] USRA composite gons

At 10:07 PM 2/1/01 -0600, you wrote:

Just doing some tests to see if my Youngstown containers would fit in
Intermountain and Lifelike kits - I plan to issue a 10 container load
Mop. Turns out the Lifelike car is about 6" narrower than prototype and
won't fit the containers. Intermountain is about 2" oversize and will
would have if the correct width). - Al Westerfield
Al... I wonder if your load will fit Sunshine's Greenville car
(same prototype as the Proto2000). It came with thin-wall sides.
I can test fit it for you, if you're interested. ;o)

Timothy O'Connor <>
Marlborough, Massachusetts

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