Photo: View Of Southern Gondola 187070 Underframe


Bob Chaparro
 

Photo: View Of Southern Gondola 187070 Underframe

Photo from Indiana Album website:

https://indianaalbum.pastperfectonline.com/photo/70123B1B-F933-401E-ABF1-212121113340

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Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA


CJ Riley
 

Those wheels appear to have the wide NMRA Rp 25 treads.




David
 

This is a nice, uncommon view of Southern's first generation of steel gondolas. These were largely rebuilt into composite cars by the mid-late 1920s, so it is nice to see an original version with underframe details and the windup shafts for the drop doors.

David Thompson