R-40-30 Reefers

A roster of the R-40-30 class reefers is provided as follows:

	PFE 100003-100502		

These xx' steel mechanical refrigerator cars were built by SP Equipment Company in 1958 and featured XXXX ft3 capacity, bar+3/4 Improved Dreadnaught Ends and 6' Superior plug doors. A group of 464 cars had their mechanical equipment removed for TIV (top ice vegetable) service and renumbered PFE 190001-1900502 in 1972-73.

Photo by: Bob Dengler


PFE 100053

Bob Dengler

Roseville, CA   06/1971

TIV cars:

PFE 190495

Charles Lange

Santa Barbara, CA   05/11/1974

Back to Reefer Page

Back to Main Page