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Past Additions -- 2000

14 February 2000

Diesel locomotives and freight cars near the O'Hare Transfer station in July 1998. With this update this photo collection now has more than 3,500 photographs, and over 2,100 with large images.

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

Vulcan Materials Chemicals Division (UCLX) 30077 Hydrochloric acid tank car stopped on a siding near the O'Hare Transfer station.

UCLX 30077, UCLX, Tank cars, Freight cars, photographed on 17 September 1998 at O'Hare Transfer station by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD7 digital camera [railfan/1998/09/98917d12.jpg] NEW 14 February 2000

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Equipment characteristics of UCLX 30077: AAR car type T055 (tank car), plate type B, tare weight 59,900 pounds, total gross weight allowed 263,000 pounds, load limit 203,100 pounds, wet capacity 20,676, external dimensions (length 51' 3", width 10' 7", height 15' 0"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, February 2000]

Railcar fleet details for UCLX 30077: Tank Car, Mechanical Designation: T; Outside Length: 51 ft 3 in; AAR Car Type Code: T055; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 7 in; Outside Extreme Height: 15 ft 0 in; Height of Extreme Width: 3 ft 6 in; Plate Clearance: B; Compartments: 1; Draft Gear: 77; Max Weight on Rail: 263,000 lbs.; Nominal Capacity: 203,000 lbs.; Tare Weight: 59,900 lbs.; Rate per Mile: 0.747. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, February 2000]

Chicago Rail Photographs collection updated 11 March 2020 at 02:12. 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.