Class HR1A

The HR1A class of hoppers were built by the Reading at their Reading PA shops as RDG 41250-41649 in 1966. These cars were renumbered into the CR 481582-483757 series. The series is not solid as cars were renumbered around other cars also joining the fleet. The car are rated at 100 tons, 3418 cuft & 48ft 8in long.

CR 475565-Class HR1A

CR 475565 is seen here in July 1996. Car is ex RDG 41562, built 3-67 and was deleted 10/23/98.

CR 483615 - Class HR1A

Car is ex RDG 41427. Note that this car is covered, and has hatches and walkways. Photo taken June 1979.

CR 483692 - Class HR1A

Conrail 483692 is seen at Cove, PA in the mid 1980s. Car is ex RDG 41584.

CR 485089 - Class HR1A

Car is ex RDG 41482. Note that this car is covered, and has hatches and walkways. (The RDG gon with the coke containers to the right is pretty neat, too). Photo taken June 1979.

CR 485118- Class HR1A

Car is ex RDG 41511 and is seen here in April 1995.

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