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SAL "STB" Logo on Boxcars

Allen Cain
 

When did the "STB" emblem appear on SAL boxcars?  Also, what does it designate?

Allen Cain

Tim O'Connor
 


They are just a particular brand of "damage free" load devices

      Spartan Loader: SL
 Spartan Easy Loader: SEL
    Spartan Tri Belt: STB

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On 8/31/2019 1:14 PM, Allen Cain wrote:
When did the "STB" emblem appear on SAL boxcars?  Also, what does it designate?

Allen Cain

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Tim O'Connor
Sterling, Massachusetts

Allen Cain
 

Thanks Tim, any idea when this marking first appeared on SAL boxcars?
Allen Cain

Tim O'Connor
 


Not later than 1959... perhaps earlier



On 8/31/2019 7:19 PM, Allen Cain wrote:
Thanks Tim, any idea when this marking first appeared on SAL boxcars?
Allen Cain


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Tim O'Connor
Sterling, Massachusetts