17 February 1999
Loaded CSX Transportation ballast train stopped at the O'Hare Transfer Metra station.
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|Detail of CSX Transportation 965572 Four-outlet open ballast hopper car.|
CSXT 965572, CSXT, CSXT ballast series, Ballast hopper cars, Open hopper cars, MOW cars, Freight cars, photographed on 17 February 1999 at O'Hare Transfer station by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD7 digital camera [railfan/1999/02/99217c06.jpg] NEW 19 November 1999
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Car markings on CSXT 965572: LD LMT 169500, LT WT 50500, BLT 11-70. [17 February 1999]
Equipment characteristics of CSXT 965572: AAR car type M110 (M-O-W, Scale, Passenger, Caboose, and End-of-train information systems), plate type B, tare weight 49,400 pounds, total gross weight allowed 220,000 pounds, load limit 170,600 pounds, dry capacity 1,800 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 37' 10", width 10' 6", height 11' 2"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, November 1999]
Railcar fleet details for CSXT 965572: Maintenance of Way, Scale, Passenger, Caboose and End-of-Train, Mechanical Designation: MWB; Outside Length: 37 ft 10 in; AAR Car Type Code: M110; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 6 in; Outside Extreme Height: 11 ft 2 in; Height of Extreme Width: 11 ft 2 in; Plate Clearance: B; Draft Gear: 88; Tare Weight: 49,400 lbs.; Owned or Leased: Owned. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, November 1999]
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