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PC: Re: Hopper reporting marks
- Subject: PC: Re: Hopper reporting marks
- From: "Bill K." <pontiac@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 19 Oct 1999 22:43:48 -0400
"P C B" leased car by PC. There also was a "P C A" reporting mark;
Athearn's HO Conrail modern box car has the same reporting mark on it.
I've seen a similar car here locally in the past, to the covered hopper.
Some PC, NYC subsidaries still carried their original marks in the PC era
as well, such as the Peoria & Eastern car mentioned -
> From: EJ Caylor <caylorman -AT- juno.com>
> To: penn-central -AT- smellycat.com
> Subject: PC: Hopper reporting marks
> Date: Monday, October 18, 1999 10:35 PM
> Upon my drive back to school from taking photos of old PRR locations in
> Logansport, IN, I passed a bunch of covered hoppers on a siding on the NS
> north of Lafayette. One was a CR hopper, still in PC paint with the
> name, logo, & reporting marks painted out. My question is, there were 3
> letters in the reporting marks that were painted out. Did PC have
> subsidiaries which had their reporting marks placed on PC cars. I think
> I remember seeing a P&E car painted for PC, with P&E reporting marks.
> What other ones were there, and what roads were they?
> E.J. Caylor
> Central Indiana Railroad Information Network
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