Class CR13B

Conrail's CR13B class was made up of 150 cars from Reading class LOr. Built by the Reading shops from Bethlehem Steel kits in 1969, 81 of these cars had special linings for sugar service. They were placed into Conrail series 885141-885388.

CR 884560-Class CR13B

CR 884560 is seen in WHAL-46 at Altoona, PA on 8/20/98. Car is ex RDG 78766.

CR 884570-Class CR13B

CR 884570 & CR 875292 are seen at Wilmington DE on 11/28/97. CR 884570 is ex RDG 78787, built 4-69, while CR 875292 is ex CNJ 1008 and was built 1-67. CR 884570 became NYC 884570 after the split.

CR 884584 - Class CR13B

Conrail 884584 is seen at Enola, PA in the early 1980s. Note the variation from the "standard" paint scheme, with the CONRAIL shifted towards the A-end of the car. Car would later be restenciled to NYC 884584 as CR would be split up in 1999.

CR 884600- Class CR13B

Car is ex RDG 78817 and is seen here in July 1996. Car was painted at the Hollidaysburg, PA car shops.

CR 884608-Class CR13B

CR 884608 is seen at Hagerstown, MD on 4/27/93. Car is ex RDG 78826. It was later re-stenciled to NYC 884608 around 10/24/98 then back to CR around 7/1/00 and was finally deleted 10/6/17. Photo by Kenneth Lehman.

CR 884613 - Class CR13B

Conrail 884613 is seen at Enola, PA

CR 884693- Class CR13B

Car is ex RDG and is seen here in May 1996. Car was painted at the Hollidaysburg, PA car shops in the 1980's. Car would later be restenciled to NYC 884693 as CR would be split up in 1999.

CR 885170 - Class CR13B

Conrail 885170 is seen at Mifflin, PA in the mid 1980s. Car is ex RDG 78767.

CR 885206 - Class CR13B

CR 885206 is seen here in February of 1996. Car is ex RDG 78789.

CR 885228 - Class CR13B

Conrail 885228 is seen at Hershey, PA

CR 885230 - Class CR13B

Conrail 885230 is seen at Hershey, PA

CR 885243 - Class CR13B

Conrail 885243 is at Northumberland, PA in the mid 1980s. Car is ex RDG 78813.

CR 885261 - Class CR13B

Conrail 885261 is seen at Temple, PA. Car is ex RDG 78820.

CR 885261 - Class CR13B

Conrail 885261 is seen at Hershey, PA. Car is ex RDG 78820.

CR 885272 - Class CR13B

Conrail 885272 is seen at Hershey, PA. Car is ex RDG 78828.

CR 885308 - Class CR13B

Conrail 885308 is seen at Enola, PA in the early 1980s. This one is stencilled "Sugar Loading Only", and is likely destined back to the sugar refineries on Philadelphia's waterfront to be reloaded. Car is ex RDG 78861.

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