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Re: PC: Spotting predecessors
- Subject: Re: PC: Spotting predecessors
- From: "Bill K." <pontiac@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 7 Oct 1998 01:58:33 -0400
come to think of it, I've seen ONE covered hopper with a NYC logo on it.
it was a partial paint out in a string that sat near Syracuse for a few
weeks one summer. (1994?) I usually see either PRR or EL cars where they
never washed them before painting them - a couple of memorable occasions,
I've seen cars with brown, green and grey paint visible and at least half
of a can opener, worms and keystone all showing!
> From: DougTblood -AT- aol.com
> To: penn-central -AT- smellycat.com
> Subject: Re: PC: Spotting predecessors
> Date: Tuesday, October 06, 1998 6:16 PM
> In a message dated 10/6/98 12:45:13 PM EST, D.Semon -AT- cablelabs.com writes:
> << Now, my question. Has anyone seen or heard of any rolling stock that
> has NYC logos intact? I'm more interested in NYC than PC, but I thought
> would be an appropriate question.
> -doug- >>
> Last all NYC car I saw was a ACF "SuperFlow" covered hopper with all
> lettering intact. Grubby but cool loooking. Probably 1991 or so I'd have
> to look.
> Last PC car was a gon I saw in June. Lettering was pretty obliterated
> but for us sharp eyed folks, the worm still was unmistakable....
> The Other Doug :^)
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