PRR Class X50 boxcars and subclasses

General information:

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
X504730047464XML XL-----164164
X508260083099XAP XP XM XML XL----500331327
X50a607150607549XM XP-----398397
Roster data compiled by Rich Orr

Photos online:

  • PRR 82682 class X50 shown at North Little Rock AR (George Elwood photo)

    Photos online:

    Report MarkClassDescriptionLocationDatePhotographer
    PRR 47388X50on westbound train. Note the "S L" on the door in yellow.Conway, Pa.6/21/1977Ed Martin
    PRR 82682X50broadside shotNorth Little Rock, AR-George Elwood

    Photos in print:

    ClassPublicationPageCar NoSchemeLocationDateComments
    X50Keystone Vol 21, #232PRR 82626SK2a---
    X50PRR Color Guide Vol 186PRR 83000SK2a-1/58-
    X50aKeystone Vol 12, #218PRR 607276SK2a---
    X50bKeystone Vol 12, #219PRR 607618SK2a---
    X50bMainline Modeler, 10/9742PRR 607995SK2a---

    Equipment Diagrams online:

    Class(es)tracing #View

    Plans and diagrams in print:

    Applicable ClassesTypePublicationPageDescriptionTracing Number
    X47,X47a,X50Arrangement of LetteringPRR Compendium Vol 122Shadow Key - X47 shown
    X47,X47a,X50Arrangement of LetteringPRR Compendium Vol 134Shadow Key w/ report marks - X47 shown

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