Re: ATSF see through box car


Steve Lucas <stevelucas3@...>
 

CN had a similar car, as did at least another US road besides UP and
ATSF.

Steve Lucas.

--- In STMFC@..., "up4024" <thekays100@...> wrote:

It seems to me that in my youth I got a photo of similar car built
by
the Union Pacific. I can try to find it if anyone is interested....

Steve Kay

--- In STMFC@..., "Michael Bishop" <goldrod_1@> wrote:

After WWII the Santa Fe had a boxcar made with Plexiglas sides.
The car
was used to show how rough handling of the car affected the load.
How
long did this car last and was it ever rebuilt with steel sides?
Thanks
for any help.

Michael

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