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Chicago & North Western 520054

Box car

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Chicago & North Western 520054 Box car in the Schiller Park north yard leads.

(CNW 520054, CNW, Box cars, Freight cars, CNW CA150, photographed on 4 October 1999 at Schiller Park north yard leads).     Image size is available.

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Chicago & North Western 520054 Box car in the Schiller Park north yard leads.

(CNW 520054, CNW, Box cars, Freight cars, CNW CA150, photographed on 4 October 1999 at Schiller Park north yard leads).     Image size is available.

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Chicago & North Western 520054 Box car in the Schiller Park north yard leads.

(CNW 520054, CNW, Box cars, Freight cars, CNW CA150, photographed on 4 October 1999 at Schiller Park north yard leads).     Image size is available.

CNW 520054 equipped box series (C&NW series CA150) (CNW 520000-520099, 100 cars owned in this series in June 1995). [source: Freight Car Situation Report, June 1995, page 1. Courtesy of Chicago and North Western Final Freight Car Roster, The Chicago & North Western Historical Society, Library of Congress catalog card number 98-073877, 1999, page 225.]

Equipment characteristics of CNW 520054: AAR car type A405 (equipped box car), plate type F, tare weight 70,700 pounds, total gross weight allowed 286,000 pounds, load limit 215,300 pounds, dry capacity 6,257 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 57' 10", width 10' 6", height 17' 0"), internal dimensions (length 50' 6", width 9' 6", height 12' 11"), side door (width 10' 0", height 12' 4"), pool number 8,029,160. [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, October 1999]

Railcar fleet details for CNW 520054: Equipped Box Car, Mechanical Designation: XP; Outside Length: 57 ft 10 in; AAR Car Type Code: A405; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 6 in; Inside Length: 50 ft 6 in; Outside Extreme Height: 17 ft 0 in; Inside Width: 9 ft 6 in; Height of Extreme Width: 8 ft 3 in; Inside Height: 12 ft 11 in; Upper Eaves Height: 16 ft 9 in; Side Door Height: 12 ft 4 in; Upper Eaves Width: 9 ft 7 in; Side Door Width: 10 ft 0 in; Lower Eaves Height: 16 ft 7 in; Side Door Type: 2; Lower Eaves Width: 10 ft 0 in; Plate Clearance: F; Star Stencil: M; Trans. Code: R; Lining: U; Floor Strength: 5; Draft Gear: 15; Cubic Ft Capacity: 6,257 cu ft; Tare Weight: 70,700 lbs. Special Characteristics; Door Type: Single Plug doors, centered; Floor Type: Nailable Steel (includes alternate wood and steel floor), reinforced; Fittings: Anchor, Lading Strap. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, November 1999]

Chicago Rail Photographs collection updated 8 December 2019 at 11:10. Photographs and text copyright © 1998-2000 Harold A. Driscoll, All Rights Reserved. Email address is provided exclusively for personal contact, but emphatically not for use for SPAM net.abuse.