PRR Class GLF gondolas


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Some stats:

ClassGLf
Diagram?yes
Commentsself clearing
Capcy100,000
Weight37,100
Capcy box1,973
Capcy heap217
Sidessteel
Floorhopper
Endsfixed
Sillstraight
Underframehopper bottom
I.L.30' 5"
I.W.9' 6"
I.H-
Truck center22' 3"
length over strikers32' 3"
coupled length34' 2"
panels8
height10' 8"
width extreme10' 1-3/8"
source


Types of trucks used

ClassCarNumbersTruck ClassTruck NameQty cars:
GLf  2D-F8P.R.R.  
Truck data is from PRR documents circa 1940's. Other truck classes may also have been used.


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

ClassCarNumberAAR ClassPRR Oct 44PRR Oct 48PRR Apr 52PRR Oct 53PRR Oct 58PRR Oct 63PRR Apr 68
GLf250000-HM11-----
Roster data compiled by Rich Orr


Modeling Information:

Accurail
GLfHO2810.155-ton Panel Side Twin Hopper, Pennsylvaniaplastic?


Photos online:

Report MarkClassDescriptionLocationDatePhotographer
PRR 250000GLfBuilders Photo, Side view (E12863)Altoona, PA-PRR Photo (B&W)


Photos in print:

ClassPublicationPageCar NoSchemeLocationDateComments
GLfPRR Steel Open Hoppers144PRR 250000CKAltoona, PA4/14/41-
GLfPRR Steel Open Hoppers145PRR 250000CKAltoona, PA4/14/41-


Equipment Diagrams online:

Class(es)tracing #View
GLfE-405854elevation


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