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Re: PC: Re: NH Cabooses
- Subject: Re: PC: Re: NH Cabooses
- From: Ken Freeman <kfreeman@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 26 Aug 1998 22:30:03 -0700
Bill K. wrote:
> What class were the NYC cabs? I wasn't aware of any NYC cupola caboose
> after the wood ones were disposed of in 1963. The B&M had some identical
> cabooses though.
> I still say PC gets the award for weirdest/ugliest cabooses, between these
> cars and the Santa Fe ones with the "chopped top" -
> > From: Jejunabra -AT- aol.com
> > To: penn-central -AT- smellycat.com
> > Subject: Re: PC: Re: NH Cabooses
> > Date: Tuesday, August 25, 1998 9:27 PM
> > The New Haven cabooses's cupolas are more square in shape than those of
> > similar Pennsylvania Railroad cabooses. Also, New York Central had some
> > cabooses that were very similar to those of the New Haven Railroad.
> These, too
> > had the cupola windows plated over and bay windows installed. I hope this
> > satisfactorilly answers your question.
Anyone know of a kit of the NH cabooses like this? As ugly and odd as
they are, I'd still like to build one. Think Conrail classes them as N8?
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