Flatcars

From the run-of-the-mill 53' flatcar to unique pieces like the one-of-a-kind FD2 "Queen Mary", Conrail had a very interesting and diverse flatcar fleet. Learn more about them in this gallery.

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Class 888F was a group of 200 flatcars built by Pullman Standard in 1960 as NYC 506000-506199.
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16 F33 class cars were built in 1938 by the PRR and were given the series PRR 470080-470095. The cars had a capacity of 125 tons.
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F36A's were rated at 152 tons capacity, built by the PRR in 1940-41.
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The F40 class consists of one 12-axle depressed-center flatcar, built as PRR 470250.
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700 class F41 flat cars were built and were given the PRR 469300-469999 series.
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Former PRR cars
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Former PRR cars
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Former PRR cars
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Former PRR cars
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The F42 class consists of 20 cars, formerly numbered PRR 470251-470270.
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The F43 class consists of only 6 cars built as PRR 470271-470276.
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The F47 class consists of 25 flatcars built by GSC, formerly numbered PRR 480350-480374.
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The PRR built 10 F49 flatcars in 1965. These cars had a 95-ton capacity and were equipped with removable floor beams and floors to accomodate large loads.
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The FD1 class consists of only 9 cars built as PRR 470236-470244.
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The FD2 class consists of one 16-axle depressed-center flat car, built as PRR 470245.
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Former EL cars built by Maxson Corporation in June 1974 with a 99-ton capacity.

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Conrail's class FE51D was a group of 100 cars built for the Erie Lackawanna by Magor in the summer of 1969.
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Conrail 702256 is seen at Duncannon, PA. Car is ex PC 702256.
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Conrail 702704 is seen at Temple, PA. This is an ex-New Haven car they originally used for TOFC service.
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CR 716097 is seen at Enola, PA.
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CR 751273 is seen at Columbia, PA.
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Car is ex RDG 99050.
The UTLX 84357 Amstar/Domino Sugar tank car behind it is a nice bonus!

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Conrail 766225 (ex PC 766225/NH 17100) is seen at Temple, PA.
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Former PRR car with bulkheads for aluminum ingot service? Photo taken April 1987
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PC 766159 is seen at Conway Yard during the Conrail era.
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PC 784997 piggyback flat with CRZ 200013 40' trailer and another CRZ 45' trailer.

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