PRR Class H44 hoppers


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Some stats:

ClassH44H44a
Diagram?yesyes
TypeCoveredCovered
Capacity200,000200,000
Weight61,80062,400
Capacity box3,7003,700
# Panels11
Side Typecylindricalcylindrical
# bays33
Inside Length41' 3-1/4"41' 3-1/4"
Length Over Sills51' 2"51' 2"
Truck Centers41' 3-1/4"41' 3-1/4"
Inside Width10' 7-3/8"10' 7-3/8"
Extreme Width10' 7-3/4"10' 7-3/4"
Height14' 5-9/16"14' 5-9/16"
Comments


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
H44260121260410LO------286
H44a260411260420LO------10
Roster data compiled by Rich Orr


Photos online:

Report MarkClassDescriptionLocationDatePhotographer
PRR 260147H44Train was westboundConway, Pa.6/21/1977Ed Martin (Kodachrome 64)
PRR 260219H44rusty car, slightly obscuredAllentown, PA-VG Aylward (from George Elwood's site)


Photos in print:

ClassPublicationPageCar NoSchemeLocationDateComments
H44Keystone Vol 35, #261PRR 260275PK---
H44PC Color Guide102PC 885226PCSouth Philla, PA12/1/73nee PRR 260???
H44PC Color Guide102PC 885265PCRochester, PA8/85nee PRR 260???
H44PRR Color Guide Vol 273PRR 260376PK---
H44PRR Color Guide Vol 377PRR 260385PK---
H44Rail Model Journal, 2/19776PRR 260177PKBuffalo, NY4/1986-


Equipment Diagrams online:

Class(es)tracing #View
H44,H44aE-463532-Aelevation


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