PRR Class X58 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
X58112000112399RBL------398
X58117813118490RBL------676
X58a112400112536XP------137
X58a113687113981XP------295
X58b112537112686XL------150
X58b113237113386XL------150
X58b114222114426XL------205
X58c112687112886XM------199
X58c112887113236XL------350
Roster data compiled by Rich Orr


Modeling Information:

Accurail
X58HO563250' Exterior Post Box Carplastic w/ molded on detailsstand in at best.
Athearn
X58HO-50' OB boxcarplasticmajor differences
Quality Craft
X58aHO-Cushioned Boxcarwood-
Rail Yard Models
X58HO109.150' X58 boxcar, w/ Dulux Markingsresin/etched metal-
X58HO109.1A50' X58 boxcar, w/ Medium Yellow Markingsresin/etched metal-


Photos online:

  • PRR 112874 class X58c shown at North Little Rock AR (George Elwood photo)


    Photos online:

    Report MarkClassDescriptionLocationDatePhotographer
    PRR 113945X58a-Conway, Pa.6/21/1977Ed Martin (Kodachrome 64)
    CR 230799X58b-Allentown, Pa.?Rob Schoenberg
    PRR 112596X58b-Fullerton, Calif.7/1976Greg Martin
    PRR 112874X58cbroadside shotBedford, OH-George Elwood


    Photos in print:

    ClassPublicationPageCar NoSchemeLocationDateComments
    X58PC Color Guide60PC 361978PCMetuchen, NJ6/72nee PRR 11????
    X58PRR Color Guide Vol 189PRR 117824PK-CC-LD-12/78-
    X58PRR Color Guide Vol 254PRR 112116PK-CC-DFB---
    X58PRR Color Guide Vol 254PRR 118223PK-CC-LD-7/68-
    X58PRR Color Guide Vol 366PRR 112116PK-CC-INS-DFBDelray, MI3/1966-
    X58PRR Color Guide Vol 366PRR 117879PK-CC-LD---
    X58aKeystone Vol 21, #243PRR 113910PK-CC-DFB---
    X58aPC Color Guide42PC 208651PCNewark, NJ5/74nee PRR 113902
    X58aPRR Color Guide Vol 189PRR 113879PK-DFB-10/82-
    X58aPRR Color Guide Vol 190PRR 113981PK-CC-LD-9/70-
    X58bPRR Color Guide Vol 190PRR 114400PK-SL-3/81-
    X58bPRR Color Guide Vol 254PRR 114258PK-CC-SL-7/81-
    X58bPRR Color Guide Vol 391PRR 114310PK-SL--on F41b #480071
    X58cPC Color Guide49PC 266108PC-8/72nee PRR 112955


    Equipment Diagrams online:

    Class(es)tracing #View
    X58E-463114-C,B,Aelevation
    X58aE-463114-Aelevation
    X58bD-463193-B,Aelevation
    X58cD-463193-B,Aelevation


    Plans and diagrams in print:

    Applicable ClassesTypePublicationPageDescriptionTracing Number
    X58PlanRail Model Craftsman-5/80
    X58aClass DiagramPRR Pass. & Frt. Car Diagrams78


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