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3 March 2000

Locomotives and freight cars at Proviso Yard. Mostly covered hopper cars stopped at the Hanson Park station in October 1998.

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

PLM (HOMX) 2036 Tank car on a siding at the Hanson Park station.

HOMX 2036, HOMX, Tank cars, Freight cars, photographed on 18 October 1998 at Hanson Park station by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD7 digital camera [railfan/1998/10/98a18m28.jpg] NEW! 3 March 2000

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Equipment characteristics of HOMX 2036: AAR car type T389 (tank car), plate type C, tare weight 105,200 pounds, total gross weight allowed 263,000 pounds, load limit 157,800 pounds, wet capacity 33,622, external dimensions (length 64' 7", width 10' 2", height 15' 1"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, March 2000]

Railcar fleet details for HOMX 2036: Tank Car, Mechanical Designation: T; Outside Length: 64 ft 7 in; AAR Car Type Code: T389; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 2 in; Outside Extreme Height: 15 ft 1 in; Height of Extreme Width: 3 ft 4 in; Plate Clearance: C; Compartments: 1; Draft Gear: 77; Max Weight on Rail: 263,000 lbs.; Nominal Capacity: 157,000 lbs.; Tare Weight: 105,200 lbs.; Rate per Mile: 0.333. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, March 2000]

Chicago Rail Photographs collection updated 3 October 2022 at 22:09. 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.