PRR Class GO gondolas


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


Some stats:

ClassGO
Diagram?no
Comments"stone flat
Qty Built<500
Built1899-
Capcy60,000
Weight26,300
Capcy box298
Capcy heap223.5
Sideswood
Floorwood
Endsfixed
Sillstraight
Underframetruss rod
I.L.35' 5"
I.W.9' 1"
I.H1' 0"
Truck center27' 4"
length over strikers35' 7"
coupled length40' 7-1/2"
panels7
height5' 3-1/2"
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 GO on the PRR freight interchange roster in 1944, 1948, 1952, 1953, 1958,1963, or 1968.


Equipment Diagrams online:

Class(es)tracing #View
GO-elevation


Plans and diagrams in print:

Applicable ClassesTypePublicationPageDescriptionTracing Number
GOClass DiagramKeystone Vol 19, No. 134


References:

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


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