Re: Period tank cars

Cyril Durrenberger


I am not familar with the circular 6 information. Who published them and where might one locate one?


Anthony Thompson <> wrote: CYRIL DURRENBERGER wrote:
> There are a number of companies that have mileage listed for which I
> have been able to locate ORER data on their tank cars . . . Also there
> are a number of companies who shipped in tank cars who do not appear
> in the ORER issues up to 1913. I have reviewed ORER's from 1888,
> 1892, 1897, 1900, 1901, 1904, 1905, 1908, 1911 and 1913. I have not
> been able to locate any information on the cars from these companies.

Cyril, have you looked at the Circular 6 info on tank car
gallonages? I can direct you to sources of them if you need to do so,
or they may be available in archives in Austin.

Tony Thompson Editor, Signature Press, Berkeley, CA
2906 Forest Ave., Berkeley, CA 94705
(510) 540-6538; fax, (510) 540-1937; e-mail,
Publishers of books on railroad history

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