DRGW 56375-56424 Golden West numbers: GVSR 300000=300023: GVSR 300003-300004 GVSR 300006 GVSR 300040=300079: GVSR 300050-300051 GVSR 300060-300064
These 52'-6" gondolas were built by Thrall in 1/1977 and featured 13 ribs, 4-rib ends, orange paint with black lettering and 2244 ft3 capacity. As per Jim Eager, they are a near match for the Modeler's Choice kit. The overall height of the kit #250001 is higher than that of the actual car.
Photo by: Jeff Guidry
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