Scale Test/Scale Monitor Cars

BVRY 80018-Class 915H

Car is ex CR 80018/NBS 210000/PC 80023/NYC 885997 and was built 6-62.

BVRY 80018-Class 915H

BVRY 80018 is seen at Coatsville, PA on 8/3/15. Car is ex CR 80018/NBS 210000/PC 80023/NYC 885997., built 6-62 and was painted ? CR-DM 11-8-85.

CR 80002

CR 80002 is seen on display at the Altoona Railroaders Memorial Museum.

CR 80004 cover 8-14-08 Philadelphia, PA

CR 80004 cover 8-14-08 Philadelphia, PA. Photo taken with permission.

CR 80009

80009 at Allentown, PA 7/24/03 JB Kerr Photo

CR 80009

80009 at Allentown, PA 7/28/03 JB Kerr Photo

CR 80012 at the Reading Master Scale

Conrail Scale Test Weight CR 80012 sits outside the Reading Master Scale waiting re-calibration. Test weights were required to be calibrated at least once a year.. At the time the CR 80012 was assigned to Richard Edmonson Wilmington, Delaware

CR 80017

CR 80017 8-15-09 Enola, PA

CR 80017

CR 80017 is seen at Paulsboro NJ on 2/1/12. Car is ex PRR 999953 and was built 1-1919.

CR 80017

CR 80017 is seen at Bear DE on 4/29/12. Car is ex PRR 999953 blt 1-19.

CR 80017 (Top View)

CR 80017 8-15-09 Enola, PA

CR 80020-Class H34C

CR 80020 is seen in storage at Rose Yard in Altoona PA on 6/19/02. Car is ex PC 80020/PRR 257769 and was built 8-57.

CR 80021- Class CL71A

Scale test car 80021 is shot at Enola, PA on 6/26/2008. Car is ex LV 50826 blt 5-56.

CR 80021-Class CL71A

CR 80021 is seen in storage at Rose Yard in Altoona PA on 6/19/02. Car is ex LV 50826 and was built 5-56.

CR 80021-Class CL71A

CR 80021 is seen in storage at Rose Yard in Altoona PA on 6/19/02. Car is ex LV 50826 and was built 5-56.

CR 80021-Class CL71A

CR 80021 is seen in the consist of NS W6A at Newport, DE on 2/17/14. Car is ex LV 50826 and was built 5-56.

CR 80021-Class CL71A

CR 80021 is seen in the consist of NS W6A at Newport, DE on 2/17/14. Car is ex LV 50826 and was built 5-56.

CR 80021-Class CL71A

CR 80021 is seen at Newark, DE on 4/2/15. Car is ex LV 50826 and was built 5-56.

CR 80021-Class CL71A

CR 80021 is seen in the consist of NS 35A as it rounds Horseshoe Curve in Altoona, PA on 6/14/18. Car is ex LV 50826 and was built 5-56.

CR 80021-Class CL71A

CR 80021 is seen in the consist of NS 35A as it crosses Karney's Crossing in Lilly, PA on 6/14/18. Car is ex LV 50826 and was built 5-56.

CR 80024 - Class H49

Car is ex CR 884955/PRR 261341 and was built 6-66.

CR 80027

Scale test car 80027 is shot at Enola, PA on 6/26/2008

CR 80027-Class 996H

CR 80027 is seen in storage at Rose Yard in Altoona PA on 6/19/02. Car is ex CR 897104/NYC 885797 and was built 6-66

CR 80027-Class 996H

CR 80027 is seen in the consist of NS W6A at Newport, DE on 2/17/14. Car is ex CR 897104/NYC 885797 and was built 6-66.

CR 80027-Class 996H

CR 80027 is seen at Newark, DE on 4/2/15. Car is ex CR 897104/NYC 885797 and was built 6-66.

CR 80046

CR 80046 is seen at Paulsboro NJ on 1/17/11. Car is ex RDG 91201 Blt 9-1900. Amazing how somthing that is 110 years old is still in service.

CR 80046

CR 80046 is seen at Paulsboro NJ on 3/19/11. Car is ex RDG 91201 blt 9-1900.

CR 80046 at Lewistown, PA

Conrail 80046, seen here at Lewistown, PA was built in 1900 for the Reading Railroad, easily making it the oldest scale test car on the Conrail system. Norfolk Southern is now the owner and continues to use this 109 year old piece of equipment as if it were new. With no patch marks what so ever, this scale test car still proudly wears its Conrail paint scheme. Here's to another 109 years! Picture taken Nov. 2008 in Lewistown Yard near turntable.

CR 80047-Class H37B

CR 80047 is seen in storage at Hollidaysburg PA on 6/19/02. Car is ex PRR 272711, built 6-58 and is stenciled "Elkhart Monitor Scale Car".

CR 80047-Class H37B

CR 80047 is seen in storage at Hollidaysburg PA on 6/19/02. Car is ex PRR 272711, built 6-58 and is stenciled "Elkhart Monitor Scale Car".

CR 80047-Class H37B

CR 80047 is seen in storage at Hollidaysburg PA on 6/19/02. Car is ex PRR 272711, built 6-58 and is stenciled "Elkhart Monitor Scale Car".

CR 80050

CR 80050 is seen near the rear of 33A at Harrisburg, PA on 3/19/11. Car is ex ERIE 3440 and was built 8-34.

CR 80050

Car is ex ERIE 3440 and was built 8-34.

CR 80050 at Reading, PA

80,000lb test weight CR 80050 at the Reading Master Scale for calibration the last time under Conrail ownership....

CR 80050 at Reading, PA

80,000lb test weight CR 80050 at the Reading Master Scale for calibration the last time under Conrail ownership....

CR 80068

CR 80068 scale test car (ex NYC 855) inside a gondola at Hollidaysburg, PA on 5/3/04.

CR 80069

80069 at Allentown, PA 7/24/03 JB Kerr Photo

CR 80069

CR 80069 ex CNJ W4 is seen at Paulsboro NJ on 3/31/08

CR 80069

CR 80069 is ex CNJ W4.

CR 80069

CR 80069 is ex CNJ W4.

CR 80069

CR 80069 is seen on 056 at Marysville PA on 3/26/11. Car is ex CNJ W4 blt 6-1918.

CR 80069

CR 80069 is ex CNJ W4 and was built 10-17.

CR 80071-Class H37A

CR 80071 is seen in storage at Rose Yard in Altoona PA on 6/19/02. Car is ex PRR 271995 and was built 4-58.

CR 80077-Class H37G

CR 80077 is seen in storage at Rose Yard in Altoona PA on 6/19/02. Car is ex CR 459852/PC 459852 and was built 1-57.

CR 80078 - Class H37G

Car is ex CR 459721/PC 459721/NYC and was built 8-57, rebuilt ?-71. Car was rebuilt by PC from a car from either NYC lot 865H, 866H, 867H or 869H. It was deleted on 12-6-02.

CR 80083 at Emmaus, PA

Conrail 80083 is seen at Emmaus, PA on 9/14/2008. Tim Howerter photo from the collection of Steve Ondik, used with permission.

CR 80083-Class H37G

CR 80083 is seen at Altoona on 4/13/08. Car is ex PC 459830 which was rebuilt from a ex NYC hopper.

CR 80083-Class H37G

CR 80083 is seen in the consist of NS W6A at Newport, DE on 2/17/14. Car is ex PC 459830, which was rebuilt from a ex NYC hopper that was built 8-57.

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