PRR Class H49 hoppers


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Some stats:

ClassH49
Diagram?yes
TypeCovered
Capacity200,000
Weight58,300
Capacity box3,018
# Panels9
Side Typegirder
# bays2
Inside Length36' 11-3/4"
Length Over Sills38' 4-3/8"
Truck Centers28' 0-3/8"
Inside Width10' 1-1/2"
Extreme Width10' 8"
Height14' 2-9/16"
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
H49261245261369LO------125
Roster data compiled by Rich Orr


Photos online:

Report MarkClassDescriptionLocationDatePhotographer
PRR 261269H49-Cleveland OH-Larry Berger Collection (from George Elwood's site)


Photos in print:

ClassPublicationPageCar NoSchemeLocationDateComments
H49Keystone Vol 35, #260PRR 261308PK---
H49Keystone Vol 35, #263PRR 261269PKClare, MI8/1986-
H49PC Color Guide102PC 885399PCReading, PA3/8/80nee PRR 261???


Equipment Diagrams online:

Class(es)tracing #View
H49E-463833-Aelevation


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