array of cars at the Lehigh Portland Cement Company, Mitchell, Indiana 1920s


David
 

The NKP box still has its original NEW weight stencil.

The two LPCX hoppers are the channel-side design that AC&F developed circa 1905 and built in quantity for the next few years. Southern received several thousand, and the longest-lasting were the Huntington & Broad Top Mountain cars.

David Thompson


Claus Schlund \(HGM\)
 

Hi List Members,
 
An interesting array of cars at the Lehigh Portland Cement Company, Mitchell, Indiana 1920s
 
From left to right, I see...
 
TP&W box
NKP auto box
SOU hopper
D&H box
CH&D box
LPCX hoppers (2 of them)
SOO box
ACL ventilated box
Possibly another boxcar in the shadows beyond
 
 
Enjoy!
 
Claus Schlund