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Date Photographed

4 October 1999

Many freight cars and a few locomotives at the Schiller Park yard, and a few stopped near the O'Hare Transfer station.

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Soo Line 100019 Rib-sided two-bay covered hopper car on the Schiller Park north yard leads.

SOO 100019, SOO, Covered hopper cars, Freight cars, photographed on 4 October 1999 at Schiller Park north yard leads by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD88 digital camera [railfan/1999/10/99a04016.jpg] NEW 12 October 1999

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Equipment characteristics of SOO 100019: AAR car type C112 (covered hopper car), plate type B, roof type 4 (round roof hatch, center line of car), tare weight 53,200 pounds, total gross weight allowed 263,000 pounds, load limit 209,800 pounds, dry capacity 3,148 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 42' 3", width 10' 7", height 14' 11"), pool number 1,050,001. [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, October 1999]

Railcar fleet details for SOO 100019: Covered Hopper Car, Mechanical Designation: LO; Outside Length: 42 ft 3 in; AAR Car Type Code: C112; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 7 in; Outside Extreme Height: 14 ft 11 in; Height of Extreme Width: 13 ft 11 in; Upper Eaves Height: 14 ft 2 in; Upper Eaves Width: 10 ft 0 in; Lower Eaves Height: 13 ft 11 in; Lower Eaves Width: 10 ft 2 in; Plate Clearance: B; Compartments: 2; Trans. Code: C; Outlets: 2; Lining: S; Roof Type: 4; Draft Gear: 66; Cubic Ft Capacity: 3,148 cu ft; Tare Weight: 53,200 lbs.; Rate per Hour: 0.41; Rate per Mile: 0.063. Special Characteristics; Roof Configuration: Round roof hatch center line of car. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, November 1999]

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