20 November 1999
Passing freight trains and the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus Train at the Galewood yard.
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|Soo Line (CP Rail) 113955 Three-bay covered hopper car in the Galewood yard.|
SOO 113955, SOO, Covered hopper cars, Freight cars, photographed on 20 November 1999 at Galewood yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD88 digital camera (with tripod) [railfan/1999/11/99b20103.jpg] NEW 22 November 1999
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Equipment characteristics of SOO 113955: AAR car type C113 (covered hopper car), plate type C, roof type 1 (trough or continuous hatch in roof), tare weight 61,700 pounds, total gross weight allowed 286,000 pounds, load limit 224,300 pounds, dry capacity 4,850 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 55' 8", width 10' 8", height 15' 5"), pool number 1,050,218. [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, November 1999]
Railcar fleet details for SOO 113955: Covered Hopper Car, Mechanical Designation: LO; Outside Length: 55 ft 8 in; AAR Car Type Code: C113; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 8 in; Outside Extreme Height: 15 ft 5 in; Height of Extreme Width: 12 ft 8 in; Upper Eaves Height: 13 ft 5 in; Upper Eaves Width: 10 ft 5 in; Lower Eaves Height: 12 ft 8 in; Lower Eaves Width: 10 ft 8 in; Plate Clearance: C; Star Stencil: M; Compartments: 3; Trans. Code: R; Outlets: 3; Lining: S; Roof Type: 1; Draft Gear: 66; Tare Weight: 61,700 lbs. Special Characteristics; Roof Configuration: Trough or continuous hatch in roof. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, November 1999]
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