PE 5500-5599


	PE 5500-5599	(re #'d to SP 52600-52698)
        


These 36' dump gondolas were built by National Dump Car in 1910 for the Pacific Electric and assigned to class W-50-0. They featured Caswell door-operating mechanisms, Hercules trucks and xxxx ft3 capacity. In 1940, the surviving cars were transferred to the SP and given numbers as above. A PE freight car diagram is pictured on page 36 of Southern Pacific Freight Cars, Vol I. In 1940, the surviving cars were transferred to the SP as above.

Published photos:

PE 5510 on page 166 of Southern Pacific Freight Cars, Vol I

PE 5557 on page 36 of Southern Pacific Freight Cars, Vol I

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