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Photo: PRR Hopper Car 705934


Bob Chaparro
 

Photo: PRR Hopper Car 705934

A 1959 photo from the University of Pittsburgh Digital Archives:

https://digital.library.pitt.edu/islandora/object/pitt%3A200907.1959.10132/viewer

Scroll on the photo to enlarge it.

Build date appears to be 1906. Can someone confirm?

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA


Eric Hansmann
 

Yes the BLT Date stencil is 2-06. The L in BLT is slightly marred by rust.

The 12-58 weigh date stencil is in the next panel to the left and weighed at the P48 scale location on the PRR.


Eric Hansmann
Murfreesboro, TN

On July 18, 2020 at 9:56 AM "Bob Chaparro via groups.io" <chiefbobbb@...> wrote:

Photo: PRR Hopper Car 705934

A 1959 photo from the University of Pittsburgh Digital Archives:

https://digital.library.pitt.edu/islandora/object/pitt%3A200907.1959.10132/viewer

Scroll on the photo to enlarge it.

Build date appears to be 1906. Can someone confirm?

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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