Class H1G

Conrail's H1G class was built by the Chessie at their Raceland, KY shops. 130 H1Gs were equipped with the ill-fated Hopper Toppers and given the AAR designation HTR so they could alternate between coal and grain service as-needed. While the program was not a success, it is a testament to Conrail's resourcefulness.

CR 491922 - Class H1G

Conrail 491922 is seen at Columbia, PA

CR 491931-Class H1G

CR 491931 is seen with "CONRAIL 086" hopper topper sometime during 1986.

CR 491992 - Class H1G

CR 491992 (blt 9-79) with CR 099 hopper topper.    (Color is off due to original slide being red-shifted)

CR 491997 - Class H1G

Conrail 491997 is seen at Hershey, PA

CR 492014 - Class H1G

Conrail 492014 is seen at Columbia, PA

CR 492025 - Class H1G

Conrail 492025 is seen at Columbia, PA

CR 492059-Class H1G

CR 492059 is seen with "CONRAIL 074" hopper topper at Lowell, MA on 4/12/88. Car was built 10-79 by Chessie RCS.

CR 492075 - Class H1G

Conrail 492075 is seen at Denholm, PA sporting one of the ill-fated "Hopper Toppers".

CR 492084 - Class H1G

Conrail 492084 is seen at East Conway, PA

CR 492084 - Class H1G

Conrail 492084 is seen at Temple, PA

CR 492110 - Class H1G

Conrail 492110 is seen at Cove, PA

CR 492126 - Class H1G

CR 492126 (built 10-79 by Chessie RCS) with CR 032 "hopper topper" at Enola, PA.  Car was deleted on 8/1/2003.

CR 492159 - Class H1G

CR 492159 with "CONRAIL 044" hopper topper. Car was built 10-79 by Chessie RCS.

CR 492199 - Class H1G

Conrail 492199 is seen at Cove, PA in the mid 1980s

CR 492343- Class H1G

Car is seen here in July 1994.

CR 492350 - Class H1G

Conrail 492350 is seen at Cove, PA

CR 492350 - Class H1G

Conrail 492350 is seen at Columbia, PA

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