Re: USRA composite gondolas

Anthony Thompson <thompson@...>

Richard Hendrickson wrote:
No good news here, Mark. Almost all of the USRA composite gondolas were rebuilt or scrapped by the end of WW II . . . I can't think of any other RRs that still had them in revenue service.
As so often happens <g>, Richard has a hard time remembering the SP freight car fleet. I would call your attention to the data in the table on page 68 of my gondola book.

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