Photos: Miscellaneous Freight Cars


Bob Chaparro
 

Photos: Miscellaneous Freight Cars

Fair quality photos from the PhillyHistory website:

https://www.phillyhistory.org/PhotoArchive/Detail.aspx?assetId=5328

Circa 1900.

https://www.phillyhistory.org/PhotoArchive/Detail.aspx?assetId=11999

Circa 1931.

https://www.phillyhistory.org/PhotoArchive/Detail.aspx?assetId=123551

Circa 1918.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA


Claus Schlund \(HGM\)
 


Hi Bob and List Members,
 
Thanks for the great links.
 
In the image linked below, the composite gon is probably a CB&Q class GM-1/GM-2 48' 6" IL mill gon
 

https://www.phillyhistory.org/PhotoArchive/Detail.aspx?assetId=11999

 

This car is easily modeled in N scale using the Micro-Trains composite gon as the starting point...

 

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51108009008_012b5677be_o.jpg

 
Claus Schlund
 
 

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Photos: Miscellaneous Freight Cars

Fair quality photos from the PhillyHistory website:

https://www.phillyhistory.org/PhotoArchive/Detail.aspx?assetId=5328

Circa 1900.

https://www.phillyhistory.org/PhotoArchive/Detail.aspx?assetId=11999

Circa 1931.

https://www.phillyhistory.org/PhotoArchive/Detail.aspx?assetId=123551

Circa 1918.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA