PRR Class GH gondolas


No description for this class is available yet. Sorry. Would you like to write one?


Some stats:

ClassGH
Diagram?no
Model-
Commentshopper bottom
Qty Built<1000
Built1896-
Capcy80,000
Weight31,600
Capcy box1,113
Capcy heap162
Sideswood
Floorwood
Endsfixed
Sillstraight
Underframetruss rod
I.L.25' 6-1/2"
I.W.8' 5-1/2"
I.H4' 7-1/2"
Truck center17' 6"
length over strikers28' 0"
coupled length30' 3"
panels11
height8' 8-7/8"
width extreme9' 11-1/2"
Trucksarch bar
source keystone, V19#1


Cars on the PRR roster (as listed in the Official Railway Equipment Register (ORER)):

There were no members of class GH on the PRR freight interchange roster in 1944, 1948, 1952, 1953, 1958,1963, or 1968.


Equipment Diagrams online:

Class(es)tracing #View
GH-elevation


Plans and diagrams in print:

Applicable ClassesTypePublicationPageDescriptionTracing Number
GG,GH,GNLettering DiagramKeystone Vol 19, No. 118-191921
GHClass DiagramKeystone Vol 19, No. 116


References:

  • KEY 1/86 - Wooden Gondola Cars of the Pennsylvania System (Fischer, Ian)
      GA... history, photos, arrangements, plans, roster


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