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vertical ribbed box car ends (was [RealSTMFC] Some Good Photos of Wrecks with Freight Cars in them)

Tim O'Connor
 


Reminds me of this end - Did anyone ever identify who made the ends with vertical ribs?

http://www.fritzmilhaupt.com/bbgraphics/85500EndSm.jpg


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On 3/28/2020 4:39 PM, brianleppert@... wrote:
I think photo is attached.

Brian

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Tim O'Connor
Sterling, Massachusetts

Brent Greer
 

I was told that the 8-8 vertical ribs were from Murphy, and that a 7-7 inverted vertical rib was also offered by Vulcan.

Brent


Dr. J. Brent Greer


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Subject: Re: vertical ribbed box car ends (was [RealSTMFC] Some Good Photos of Wrecks with Freight Cars in them)
 

Reminds me of this end - Did anyone ever identify who made the ends with vertical ribs?

http://www.fritzmilhaupt.com/bbgraphics/85500EndSm.jpg


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On 3/28/2020 4:39 PM, brianleppert@... wrote:

I think photo is attached.

Brian

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Tim O'Connor
Sterling, Massachusetts

Eric Lombard
 

Gents, the unusual ends on SSW 17164 in the wreck scene were manufactured by AC&F.

Eric Lombard
Homewood, IL

On Sun, Mar 29, 2020 at 12:09 PM Brent Greer <studegator@...> wrote:
I was told that the 8-8 vertical ribs were from Murphy, and that a 7-7 inverted vertical rib was also offered by Vulcan.

Brent


Dr. J. Brent Greer


From: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io <main@RealSTMFC.groups.io> on behalf of Tim O'Connor <timboconnor@...>
Sent: Sunday, March 29, 2020 10:03 AM
To: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io <main@RealSTMFC.groups.io>
Subject: Re: vertical ribbed box car ends (was [RealSTMFC] Some Good Photos of Wrecks with Freight Cars in them)
 

Reminds me of this end - Did anyone ever identify who made the ends with vertical ribs?

http://www.fritzmilhaupt.com/bbgraphics/85500EndSm.jpg


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On 3/28/2020 4:39 PM, brianleppert@... wrote:

I think photo is attached.

Brian

Attachments:



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Tim O'Connor
Sterling, Massachusetts