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Waukegan UP yard

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Chicago & North Western 95124 Mill gondola car in the Waukegan UP yard.

CNW 95124, CNW 11038, CNW, Open gondola cars, Freight cars, CNW CG660, Caboose, CNW CC150, photographed on 1 January 2000 at Waukegan UP yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD88 digital camera (with tripod) [railfan/2000/01/00101268.jpg] NEW 6 January 2000

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The Waukegan UP yard is located to the north of the Waukegan Metra station, with scoot storage tracks immediately to the east of the station.

CNW 95124 was built in 1958, capacity 154, length 65' 6", width 7' 9", height 3' 6", mill gondola. CNW 95124 gondola series (C&NW series CG660) (CNW 95000-95199, 59 cars owned in this series in June 1995, 5 cars on heavy bad order, 9 cars on medium bad order). [source: Freight Car Situation Report, June 1995, page 4. 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 226.]

Equipment characteristics of CNW 95124: AAR car type M190 (M-O-W, Scale, Passenger, Caboose, and End-of-train information systems), plate type B, tare weight 54,100 pounds, total gross weight allowed 220,000 pounds, load limit 165,900 pounds, dry capacity 1,800 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 70' 0", width 8' 6", height 7' 2"), internal dimensions (length 65' 6", width 7' 9", height 3' 6"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, January 2000]

Railcar fleet details for CNW 95124: Maintenance of Way, Scale, Passenger, Caboose and End-of-Train, Mechanical Designation: MWM; Outside Length: 70 ft 0 in; AAR Car Type Code: M190; Outside Extreme Width: 8 ft 6 in; Inside Length: 65 ft 6 in; Outside Extreme Height: 7 ft 2 in; Inside Width: 7 ft 9 in; Height of Extreme Width: 7 ft 2 in; Inside Height: 3 ft 6 in; Upper Eaves Height: 7 ft 2 in; Upper Eaves Width: 8 ft 6 in; Plate Clearance: B; Trans. Code: X; Trans Cond Code: A; Draft Gear: 88; Max Weight on Rail: 220,000 lbs.; Nominal Capacity: 154,000 lbs.; Tare Weight: 54,100 lbs. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, January 2000]

Chicago Rail Photographs collection updated 22 February 2024 at 18:23. 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.