Sand Cars

Conrail utilized a variety of older covered hoppers to move sand to diesel terminals around the system.

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Former NYC cars
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Former RDG cars
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Former PRR cars
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CR 74033 (ex LV 90009) is with PC 32308 (H30B) and PC 74x24 (860H) sand cars at Mingo Jct., OH on 8/16/77.
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Conrail 74224 is seen at Hershey, PA. Car is ex NYC 883035, built 3-56 and was deleted by CR on 11/16/07.
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Erie Lackawanna covered hopper EL 427239 Winter 1988
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LHR 2015, one of only two Lehigh & Hudson River cars in listed in service on Conrail according to the July 1976 ORER, was at Morrisville, PA on 8/7/77.
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NYC X3130 is seen whitelined at Edgemoor DE on 1/1/98.
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Reading 93531 seen in company service as a sand car at the McClay Street Enginehouse. Caris ex RDG 79553 and was built 10-53.
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RDG 93545 sits in the shop area in Allentown yard in Allentown, Pa 9/1996. Car is ex RDG 79635.

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