"Boomer Pete" was Misinformed (was Re: [RealSTMFC] PRR X31A facts you want to know)
Clark Propst wrote:
"I've attached a Bill Armstrong photo take on a lowly branchline in central Iowa. Shows they crawled out on some of the skinniest limbs ; ))"
Note the Seley hopper behind the Class X31A boxcar and what appears to be a C&O double-sheathed automobile boxcar behind the tank car. Other than the caboose, there probably isn't a home road car on this short freight.