4-bay Open Hoppers

Starting in 1994, Conrail began constructing a fleet of new H2 class 4-bay open hoppers at the Hollidaysburg Car Shops. This program continued with the H2B and H2C classes until the end of Conrail.

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This class of hoppers were built by Conrail at their Hollidaysburg, PA car shops in the mid 1990's
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Seen here is an ex-Illinois Central Gulf woodchip hopper that Conrail acquired a series of and used in coke service. This group of cars was sold off to CSX in 1994.
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Brand-new class H2C hopper NYC 498837 is in train UCH-274 at Lilly, PA on 8/19/98.
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Brand-new class H2C hopper NYC 498872 is in train UCH-274 at Lilly, PA on 8/19/98.

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