F-50-9 Flat Cars
A roster of the F-50-9 class flat cars is provided as follows:
SP 42600-42899 (re #'d to SP 540126-540304) PE 30000-30099 (re #'d to SP 43691-43790 on 8/16/1928) (re #'d to SP 540305-540358) PE 30100-30149 (re #'d to SP 39820-39869 on 4/1/1940) (re #'d to SP 540359-540386)
These 40'-10" flat cars were built in 1924 by Ralston and featured 12 stake pockets, straight side sills, solid steel center sills. The PE cars were built to negotiate sharp curves on those lines. They featured outside linkages for handbrakes allowing the trucks to swing farther.
Owl Mountain Models has announced a model of this class and the F-50-5, -8, -10 & -12 classes. See here for more information.
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