B-70-42 Box Cars

A roster of the B-70-42 class box cars is provided as follows:

	SSW 61150-61649	

	Golden West numbers:	VCY 142500-142588 (upgraded to 100 tons capy.)

These 50'-7" box cars were built by FMC-GBEC in 1968-69 and featured double 8' Youngstown plug doors, Hydra Cushion underframes and 6089 ft3 capacity. Many of these cars were later rebuilt into B-70-42R's.


Photo by: Jim Parker



SSW 61273

Southern Pacific

Steve Peery Collection

SSW 61306

Henry O'Connor


SSW 61428

Jim Parker

Cajon, CA; 6/1969

SSW 61476

Jim Parker

Joliet, IL; 6/1969

SSW 61489

Roy Platt


SSW 61579

Derek Waggoner

Roseville, CA

SSW 61595

Jim Parker

Keddie, CA; 6/1969


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