Class G40

The G40 was a single-car class. Built as PRR 387000 in 1964, it was the 7-trough prototype for the G41 series of cars. Evidently the PRR felt that the extra trough wasn't useful enough to justify a larger and heavier car, so the G41s were all built with 6 troughs.

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Car is ex PRR 387000, the only G40 class car.
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Car is ex PRR 378000 and is seen here in January 1994.

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