B-70-1 Box Cars

A roster of the B-70-1 class box cars is provided as follows:


	SP 672000-672599	(re #'d SP 675100-675399, 675525-675554, 670250-670470)
	SP 672700-672899	 "      "       "      "       "      "       "      "
	SSW 21000-21099		

These 50'-1" insulated box cars were built by PC&F in 1959-60 and featured 9'-0" Youngstown plug doors, Hydra-Cushion underframes, Car-Pac loaders and 4644 ft3 capacity. Many of these cars were renumbered as shown and some were later rebuilt as B-70-1R's.

Two cars of this class were rebuilt as repeater air cars as follows:

  
       SP 672385  became:  SP 261
       SP 672429  became:  SP 266

For more info, see Richard Percy's repeater air car page.

 

Photo from: Pacific Car & Foundry - Steve Peery Collection

 

SP:

SP 670343

John Huey

Colton, CA; 05/1981

SP 672000

Pacific Car & Foundry

Steve Peery Collection

SP 672159

Walter Frost

Vancouver, B.C; 12/26/1959

SP 672799

Roy Platt

 

SP 675191

Tom Cobb

Longview, TX; 03/27/1983

 

SSW:

SSW 21016

Charles Lange

Santa Barbara, CA; 01/22/1974

 

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