PRR Class H40 hoppers

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Some stats:


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
Roster data compiled by Rich Orr

Modeling Information:

H40NH40 hopper-RTR plastic w/ molded grabs-
H40HO975240' Airslide Covered Hopper - Modern -Pennsylvaniaplastic kit-
H40HO197051GATX Airslide Covered Hopper Assembledplastic rtr

Photos online:

Report MarkClassDescriptionLocationDatePhotographer
PRR 261443H40Builders photo 3/4 view -5/25/1961PRR Photo (B&W) (From the PRRT&HS web site)

Photos in print:

ClassPublicationPageCar NoSchemeLocationDateComments
H40Keystone Vol 35, #246GACX 44148GACX--caption incorrectly has # as 44149
H40Keystone Vol 35, #246PRR 261449SK2b---
H40Keystone Vol 35, #247PRR 261457SK2bMansfield, OH4/1976-
H40Keystone Vol 35, #248PRR 261431SK2b---
H40Keystone Vol 35, #258PRR 260445PK---
H40Keystone Vol 35, #258PRR 261390PK---
H40Keystone Vol 35, #261PRR 260428PKHollidaysburg, PA1986-
H40Keystone Vol 35, #261PRR 261398PK-6/1982-
H40PC Color Guide98PC 878256PCReading, PA2/16/74nee PRR 261425
H40PRR Color Guide Vol 163PRR 261444SK2b-11/83-
H40PRR Color Guide Vol 271PRR 261426SK2b-10/80-

Equipment Diagrams online:

Class(es)tracing #View

Plans and diagrams in print:

Applicable ClassesTypePublicationPageDescriptionTracing Number
H40Arrangement of LetteringKeystone Vol. 35, No. 256PKD462027-A
H40Arrangement of LetteringPRR Compendium Vol 175Plain key - H40 shown
H40PlanRail Model Craftsman-7/8564Nos.261370-261419,261420-261470

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