Home
New
Location
Date
Full Roster
RR Roster
Random Photo
Number 7's Pick
Site Map
Help - About

Past Additions -- 2000

4 January 2000

Coal hopper cars in the Waukegan (Illinois) UP yard this past weekend.

Image Not Available

Harold Kept many of his photos on sites which no longer exist.

Union Pacific 34442 Open coal gondola car in the Waukegan UP yard.

UP 34442, UP, Coal gondola cars, Open gondola cars, Freight cars, photographed on 1 January 2000 at Waukegan UP yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD88 digital camera (with tripod) [railfan/2000/01/00101478.jpg] NEW 4 January 2000

Previous  85 / 120
Next  87 / 120

Equipment characteristics of UP 34442: AAR car type J311 (gondola car), plate type B, tare weight 52,600 pounds, total gross weight allowed 267,000 pounds, load limit 214,400 pounds, dry capacity 4,155 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 53' 1", width 10' 8", height 12' 5"), internal dimensions (length 46' 10", width 9' 10", height 11' 0"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, January 2000]

Railcar fleet details for UP 34442: Gondola Car - GT, Mechanical Designation: GT; Outside Length: 53 ft 1 in; AAR Car Type Code: J311; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 8 in; Inside Length: 46 ft 10 in; Outside Extreme Height: 12 ft 5 in; Inside Width: 9 ft 10 in; Height of Extreme Width: 12 ft 5 in; Inside Height: 11 ft 0 in; Upper Eaves Height: 12 ft 5 in; Upper Eaves Width: 10 ft 8 in; Plate Clearance: B; Lining: U; Draft Gear: 99; Cubic Ft Capacity: 4,155 cu ft; Max Weight on Rail: 263,000 lbs.; Nominal Capacity: 208,000 lbs.; Tare Weight: 52,600 lbs.; Rate per Hour: 0.54; Rate per Mile: 0.126. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, January 2000]

Chicago Rail Photographs collection updated 14 June 2024 at 22:25. 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.