Class H43

Conrail's H43s were 100-ton clones of a N&W triple hopper design, with over 2000 built starting in 1964. 

CR 472000 - Class H43

CR 472000 is seen at Rutherford, PA. Car is ex PC 472000/PRR 180145 and was built 3-64. It was rebuilt 7-92 into coalporter CR 506091, which was deleted on 7/8/2010.

CR 472120 - Class H43

Conrail 472120 is seen at Columbia, PA

CR 472140 - Class H43

Conrail 472140 is seen at Horseshoe Curve, PA

CR 472146- Class H43

CR 472146 is seen here in August 1994. Car is ex PRR 180142.

CR 472184 - Class H43

Conrail 472184 is seen at Horseshoe Curve, PA

CR 472229 - Class H43

Conrail 472229 is seen at Conway Yard

CR 472231 - Class H43

Conrail 472231 is seen at Cove, PA in the mid 1980s. Car is ex PRR 180243.

CR 472297- Class H43

CR 472297 is seen here in September 1994. Car is ex PRR 180315.

CR 472301 - Class H43

Conrail 472301 is seen at Columbia, PA

CR 472409 - Class H43

Conrail 472409 is seen at Rochester, PA. Car appears to have sheets of plywood or a similar material covering the top.

CR 472434- Class H43

Car is ex PRR 180462 and is seen here in June 1994.

CR 472509 - Class H43

Car is ex PRR 180538; was painted P62 10-76. Photo taken June 1977.

CR 472630 - Class H43

Conrail 472630 is seen at Cove, PA

CR 472632 - Class H43

CR 472632 is seen at Columbia, PA. Car is ex PRR 180672 and was built 5-64. It was deleted on 1/18/95 and sold as SPSX 472632 (which was deleted on 12/30/03).

CR 472659 - Class H43

Conrail 472659 is seen at Temple, PA

CR 472672 - Class H43

Conrail 472672 is seen at Horseshoe Curve, PA

CR 472751 Frame - Hollidaysburg 9/91

Only the frame and trucks remain on CR 472751 (former PRR 180796) as it awaits shop time to be utilized in the ongoing coalporter rebuild program. In July 1991 it would be released as CR 504446 class G52L coalporter.

CR 472752-Class H43

CR 472752 is seen at Essington, PA in the early 1990's. Car is ex PRR 180797 and was deleted 8/20/98 by CR. Car is misstenciled as a H43A, but is actually a H43.

CR 472810 - Class H43

Conrail 472810 is seen at Cove, PA

CR 472821 - Class H43

Conrail 472821 is seen at Duncannon, PA

CR 472845 - Class H43

Car is ex PRR 180896. Photo taken June 1977.

CR 472845 - Class H43

Car is ex PRR 180896. Photo taken June 1977.

CR 472893- Class H43

Car is ex PRR 180954 and is seen here in August 1995.

CR 473066- Class H43

Car is ex PRR and is seen here in June 1993.

CR 473242 - Class H43

Car is ex PRR 181329, was painted P62 10-76.

CR 473507 - Class H43

Car is ex PRR 181620. Photo taken June 1977.

CR 473537 - Class H43

Conrail 473537 is seen at Horseshoe Curve, PA

CR 473577 - Class H43

CR 473577 is seen at Columbia, PA. Car is ex PRR 181696 and was built 9-64. It was deleted on 10/1/2002.

CR 473605- Class H43

CR 473605 is seen here in September 1995. Car is ex PRR 181732.

CR 473646 - Class H43

Conrail 473646 is seen at Columbia, PA

CR 473648- Class H43

Conrail 473648 is seen at Conway, PA July 1989. Shot cropped from the slide scan, having a sub-par picture is better than no picture at all.

CR 475037 - Class H43

Conrail 475037 is seen at Altoona, PA, still wearing the PRR Yellow-Ball scheme

CR 485302 - Class H43

Car is ex PRR 180932 and was painted P62 1-77. Photo taken June 1977.

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