B-50-20 Box Cars

A roster of the B-50-20 class box cars is provided as follows:


	SP 83240-83739		GATC	12/1940-1/1941		(re#'d to SP 117412-118880)
	SP 83740-84239		PSC	11-12/1940		("    "      "      "    ")
	SP 84240-84739		BSC	1-3/1941		("    "      "      "    ")


These 40'-6" box cars were all built to the 1937 AAR design as listed above in 1940-41 and featured 3712 ft3 capacity, a 6'-0" door opening, 4/5 Dreadnought ends, Hutchins panel roof, Equipco brakes and Apex Tri-Lok running boards.

For more information on these cars, see the February and March 1993 issues of Railroad Model Craftsman magazine for an in depth article by Tony Thompson.

 

Photo by: Ed Workman

 

SP:

SP 118585

Ed Workman

Black River Jct, WA; 12/1975

 

NWPMW:

NWPMW 701

Craig Walker

Willits, CA; 07/05/1976

 

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