Re: Red vs. BCR ends on red Swift wood reefers

Richard Townsend
 

While that is true for steel cars, photos I've seen of red wooden cars show BCR roofs. Was there a period when some were BCR and some were red?

Richard Townsend
Lincoln City, Oregon

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From: rhendrickson@...
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Sent: Sun, 24 Sep 2006 12:24 PM
Subject: Re: [STMFC] Red vs. BCR ends on red Swift wood reefers


On Sep 24, 2006, at 7:11 AM, Scott Pitzer scottp3212000 wrote:

Is there a pattern (chronological or ???) to whether a Swift wooden
car with red sides would have red ends or "box car red" ends?
When Swift went to the all-red scheme in the 1950s, the entire car body
was red - sides, ends, roof.

Richard Hendrickson



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