Malcolm Laughlin <mlaughlinnyc@...>
--- In STMFC@yahoogroups. com, Malcolm Laughlin <mlaughlinnyc@ ...> wrote:
never see a foreign hopper being loaded on the
on its main to Newport News. IIRC, these were also loaded at coal minesC&O ran large numbers of NRBX (the other Berwind, New River Berwind)C&O or N&W."
served by the C&O, not off line mines. Would NRBX be considered
"foreign"?, Or are private owner cars not included in that category?
The concept of system and foreign cars applied only to railroad owned cars. Private cars were not included.
Malcolm Laughlin, Editor 617-489-4383
New England Rail Shipper Directories
19 Holden Road, Belmont, MA 02478