Re: Intermountain SP T&NO B-50-26 roof
T&NO B-50-25 series 54850-55199 had wide seam doors, buttoggle quoted message Show quoted text
T&NO series 55200-55699 had Superior doors.
As everyone here should know, any box car built for a US railroad
from 1944 onwards had steel running boards (until after the era of
The first use of the diagonal panel roof was 1948. Since these cars
were built 1946-1947, you know that IM has made a mistake if they used
an RP roof.
Ed Hawkins noted the first use of the diagonal panel roof was on
a series of GN 10' 12 panel box cars -- just like the IM kit!
Everything I know and every document I can access says the IM