PRR Class K7 stock cars


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Types of trucks used

ClassCarNumbersTruck ClassTruck NameQty cars:
K7  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
K7648314648338SM25253----
K7a134079135499SC1420141610188131173-
K7a134124-SF111----
Roster data compiled by Rich Orr


Modeling Information:

Accurail
K7aHO472240' Wood Stock Carplasticstand in at best. USRA stock car posing as K7a
Broadway Limited Imports
K7aHO284K7A Stock Car, PRR#135499, No Sound, HOplastic rtr w/ separate details-
K7aHO344K7A Stock Car, PRR #134642, No Sound, HOplastic rtr w/ separate details-
Precision Scale
K7HOPSC15594K7 Single Deck Stock Carbrass - rtr-
K7aHOPSC15598K7a Double Deck Stock Carbrass - rtr-


Photos online:

Report MarkClassDescriptionLocationDatePhotographer
PRR 134299K7Stock car used in tomato service--PRR photo (from the PRRT&HS web site)
PRR 135499K7A---PRR Photo (B&W) from Modern Locos & Cars 1939
PRR 135499K7aBuilders Photo, Side view (E9472?)Altoona, PA-PRR Photo (B&W), collection of Bill Lane


Photos in print:

ClassPublicationPageCar NoSchemeLocationDateComments
K7Keystone Vol 21, #211VRR 3694----
K7aCars of the Pennsy47PRR 135499CK-1/34-
K7aKeystone Vol 21, #211PRR 135499CK---


Equipment Diagrams online:

Class(es)tracing #View
K7N-341-Aelevation
K7E-403373-Aelevation
K7aE-403373-C,Aelevation


Plans and diagrams in print:

Applicable ClassesTypePublicationPageDescriptionTracing Number
K7aArrangement of LetteringPRR Compendium Vol 137Shadow Key - K7a
K7aClass DiagramPennsy Car Plans85
K7aPlanMainline Modeler-3/89


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