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Re: PC: P&E
- Subject: Re: PC: P&E
- From: Bx39crle <Bx39crle@xxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat, 28 Feb 1998 00:46:32 EST
In a message to the Penn Central mailing list dated 27 February 1998, Ken
<< Any P&E fans out there? ...If anyone has ANY info on these subjects or the
P&E in general as far as motive power, train numbers, operations, send me an
All I know about the P&E is what I recently came across in the Freight Cars
Journal publication, "Box Car Production 1963-1994," by David G. Casdorph.
It lists 2 series of 50-foot boxcars with 10-foot wide doors that were given
NYC/PC/CR-type class designations:
class 943B series PE 4300-4349 blt 1964 by the Despatch Shops Inc.
class 944B series PE 4600-4699 blt 1964 by Pullman at Michigan City
I'd be interested in learning more about what these cars looked like and
their later life with Penn Central and Conrail.
Bx39crle -AT- aol.com
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