Re: grain box cars were primary coal carrriers
walter kierzkowski <cathyk@...>
Hudson Coal Co. , Northeastern Pa. used box cars for coal along with hoppers and even their ads in a promotional book on coal shows box cars being loaded with coal...WJKtoggle quoted message Show quoted text
I can scan a photo of this but need somebody to put it on the group site..
----- Original Message -----
From: David Smith
Sent: Saturday, July 01, 2006 3:26 PM
Subject: RE: [STMFC] Re: grain box cars were primary coal carrriers
What would the coal loading equipment have consisted of? Also, was
this a widespread practice (eastern roads as well) or was it local to
the grain states?