Gatwood, Elden J SAD <Elden.J.Gatwood@...>
For that one that looks pretty much like an original USRA clone, with the
flat drop ends, the poling loops might be a hint. It may be an ex-NYC or
The B&O cars got different ends and got modified pretty quickly. The PRR
G25's did not match that car in details. The RDG's also did not exactly
match that one in details.
I also agree that the other one has replacement sides and ends. They look
too new for the rest of the car.
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Sent: Wednesday, February 27, 2008 11:02 PM
Subject: [STMFC] Re: Modeling possibilities?
Ben Hom wrote:
I concur with Bruce and Ben the truck are 50-ton Andrews.
The question remains, I believe the CSS received these gondolas second
hand, who were the original owners?