B-70-14 Box Cars

A roster of the B-70-14 class box cars is provided as follows:


	SP 220000-220499


These 50'-6" double-door box cars were all built by AC&F in 1962 and featured double 8' Youngstown sliding doors and 4952 ft3 capacity. They were NOT equipped with cushion underframes. The car shown below is one of 69 cars equipped with special pallets for handling crude rubber as per the April 1973 ORER (ref. NOTE 19<1>.) The same entry shows 16 cars with "special brake system and in captive service." Additional information on these cars can be found in an article by Earl Stevens in the May 1989 issue of RMC.

 

Photo by: Henry O'Connor

 

SP:

SP 220001

Henry O'Connor

1972

SP 220004

AC&F Builder's Photo

 

SP 220380

Charles Lange

Santa Barbara, CA; 09/27/1978

SP 220403

Charles Lange

Santa Barbara, CA; 04/01/1978

 

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