PRR Class X53 boxcars


No description for this class is available yet. Sorry. Would you like to write one?


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
X532100021299RBL-----300299
X53a608950609249XM-----300299
Roster data compiled by Rich Orr


Modeling Information:

Front Range
X53aHO-50' DD Boxcarkitbashchange roof-plug door
X53HO-50' DD Boxcarkitbashchange roof-plug door


Photos in print:

ClassPublicationPageCar NoSchemeLocationDateComments
X53PRR Color Guide Vol 251PRR 21012SK2a-INS-DF-11/65-
X53PRR Color Guide Vol 364PRR 21000SK2-INS-DF---
X53aKeystone Vol 12, #222PRR 608984SK2a---
X53aPC Color Guide35PC 153539PCBlue Island, IL8/15/79nee PRR 60????
X53aPRR Color Guide Vol 187PRR 609023SK2b-1/62-
X53aPRR Color Guide Vol 188PRR 609247SK2a-12/59-


Equipment Diagrams online:

Class(es)tracing #View
X53E-461174-Aelevation
X53aE-461174-Aelevation


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