Re: DS cars in grain service


gn3397 <heninger@...>
 

--- In STMFC@yahoogroups.com, "Miller, Andrew S." <asmiller@...> wrote:

Were double sheathed cars regularly used in grain service? It seems
to
me that grain would infiltrate between the inner and outer sheathing
and attract vermin. Better to use a single sheathed car and let the
escaped grain fall to the ground to feed the local fauna.


regards,

Andy Miller
Well, they certainly were used for that service on the Great Northern.

Sincerely,
Robert D. Heninger
Stanley, ND

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