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Photo: ATSF Gondola 75473 Looking A Little Tired

Bob Chaparro
 

Photo: ATSF Gondola 75473 Looking A Little Tired

An undated photo from the Oklahoma Historical Society:

https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc612705/?q=railroad

As some of you may know, the numbering structure for Santa Fe gondolas was less than orderly. As near as I can tell this is a Class Ga-87 gondola and was built in 1954. The car was fifty-three feet long.

A model of this car probably would make a good track cleaner.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

 


Andy Jackson
Santa Fe Springs CA