Photo: Tremont & Gulf Ry. Boxcar 668 (1957)


Bob Chaparro
 

Photo: Tremont & Gulf Ry. Boxcar 668 (1957)

A photo from the Texas Transportation Archive:

https://www.ttarchive.com/dtphoto.aspx?id=N8VA14M7VBR

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA


Todd Horton
 

Were these cars in captive service?

Todd Horton


On Friday, April 9, 2021, 12:48:50 PM EDT, Bob Chaparro via groups.io <chiefbobbb@...> wrote:


Photo: Tremont & Gulf Ry. Boxcar 668 (1957)

A photo from the Texas Transportation Archive:

https://www.ttarchive.com/dtphoto.aspx?id=N8VA14M7VBR

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA


mel perry
 

i was thinking the same thing, no dims?
;-)

On Fri, Apr 9, 2021, 2:20 PM Todd Horton via groups.io <toddchorton=rocketmail.com@groups.io> wrote:
Were these cars in captive service?

Todd Horton


On Friday, April 9, 2021, 12:48:50 PM EDT, Bob Chaparro via groups.io <chiefbobbb=verizon.net@groups.io> wrote:


Photo: Tremont & Gulf Ry. Boxcar 668 (1957)

A photo from the Texas Transportation Archive:

https://www.ttarchive.com/dtphoto.aspx?id=N8VA14M7VBR

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA


akerboomk
 

If the photo date is correct (1957) would the truss rods and arch bar trucks also indicate "non interchange" use only?
--
Ken Akerboom


al_brown03
 

I looked at this, and the 1950 photo of #672, and assumed they were used as way cars (LCL). Beautifully kept, weren't they?

Al Brown, Melbourne, Fla.