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PC: Re: Re: Black PC cabins
- Subject: PC: Re: Re: Black PC cabins
- From: "Bill K." <pontiac@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat, 28 Aug 1999 03:48:30 -0400
My guess is some sort of run-thru or interchange train between the two
roads, since it says they're joint AT&SF/PRR trains - crossing a rail
"bridge" from one to the other, or some such thing.
Any other info on those trains or maybe an answer in the next issue?
> From: Garrett Rea <Garrett.Rea -AT- worldnet.att.net>
> To: penn-central -AT- smellycat.com
> Subject: PC: Re: Black PC cabins
> Date: Thursday, August 26, 1999 5:54 PM
> Stupid question, what is a rail-bridge train?
> >Someone asked a while back if there were ever any black PC cabs. The
> >consensus was that there were none. However I was reading through PC
> >Railroader #1 Vol 5, and a question from a subscriber was asked as
> >"Noticed in the Chicago yards were several PC cabins with all black
> >white heralds and yellow handrails; are these used on the joint ATSF-PC
> >Bridge trains? Why are they painted black rather than the customary jade
> >newer meadow green?" There wasn't an answer to the question.
> >Maybe there were some PC cabs painted black for a short time...???
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