Flatcars

From the run-of-the-mill 50' 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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Car is ex PRR 475625 and was built 1-54. It went to NS at the split and was deleted on 6/29/2002.
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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 725327 (ex CR 757530, built 10-62) is seen with wrecked CR 369302 (class X73, ex PC 369302, built 11-72) at Hollidaysburg, PA on 8/28/93.
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Car is seen here in September 1994 carrying wrecked tank car CONX 2316.
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Seen here in June 1994.
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CR 727008 is seen at Allentown, PA. Car is ex EL 7568/ERIE 7568.
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Photo taken June 1978.
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Former EL 7266/ERIE 7266, one of 5 cars built (assembled) 12-50 at Erie's Dunmore shops from GSC castings.
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Car is ex PC 766048/NYC 499095 and was built in 1952 by DSI.
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Conrail 766083 is seen at is seen at Rochester, PA. Class 126F was a group of 4 cars built by the NYC in January, 1968 with a 200-ton capacity.
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Eight axle depressed center flat in a westbound at Cove, 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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Car is ex PC 770114/PRR 470246(?).
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Car is ex MDAX 2328; would later go to NS.
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Car is ex MDAX 2321.
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Former PRR car with bulkheads for aluminum ingot service? Photo taken April 1987
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Car is ex NYC 499053 and was built in 1941 by DSI.
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Car is ex NYC 499063 and was built in 1941 by DSI.
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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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