Photo: Unloading Coal (Circa 1920)


Bob Chaparro
 

Photo: Unloading Coal (Circa 1920)

A photo from the Library Company of Philadelphia Digital Collections:

https://digital.librarycompany.org/islandora/object/digitool%3A129879?solr_nav%5Bid%5D=d8116fe3d1691a8c5f2a&solr_nav%5Bpage%5D=0&solr_nav%5Boffset%5D=9

Scroll on the photo to enlarge it.

I can’t identify the hopper car.

Link-Belt "D" loader.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA


Benjamin Hom
 

Bob Chaparro wrote:
"Photo: Unloading Coal (Circa 1920)

A photo from the Library Company of Philadelphia Digital Collections:

https://digital.librarycompany.org/islandora/object/digitool%3A129879?solr_nav%5Bid%5D=d8116fe3d1691a8c5f2a&solr_nav%5Bpage%5D=0&solr_nav%5Boffset%5D=9

Scroll on the photo to enlarge it.

I can’t identify the hopper car.

Link-Belt "D" loader."

Reading Class HTf.  More information from George Losse, including a nice clinic handout, at his blog:


Ben Hom


John Mateyko
 

Bob,
The caption says it is a Philadelphia & Reading car.
Respectfully,
John Mateyko