Class 959H

The 959H class of covered hoppers were built by the NYC at their Dispatch Shops in 1965 as NYC 886326-886725. 111 cars carried their NYC number directly to Conrail and were renumbered into the CR 888008-888166 series. 275 cars that got PC'ed, kept their NYC number and were numbered into the CR 886326-886724 series. Care are rated at 100 tons, 4700 cuft & 51ft 11in long.

CR 886378 - Class 959H

Conrail 886378 is seen at Lancaster, PA. Car is ex PC 886378/NYC 886378.

CR 886384 - Class 959H

Conrail 886384 is seen at Lancaster, PA in the mid 1980s. Car is ex PC 886384/NYC 886384 and would be later sold and become DDNX 886384 and then AEX 1369.

CR 886385 - Class 959H

Conrail 886385 is seen at Columbia, PA. Car is ex PC 886385/NYC 886385.

CR 886390 - Class 959H

Conrail 886390 is seen at Lancaster, PA. Car is ex PC 886390/NYC 886390.

CR 886405 - Class 959H

Car is ex PC 886405/NYC 886405; was painted P59 8-76.

CR 886411 - Class 959H

Conrail 886411 is seen at Lancaster, PA. Car is ex PC 886411/NYC 886411.

CR 886469 - Class 959H

Conrail 886469 is seen at Lancaster, PA in the mid 1980s. Car is ex PC 886469/NYC 886469.

CR 886472 - class 959H

A pair of 3-bay covered hoppers, former NYC 959H class 886472 and PC H54 class 889640 at Altoona in May, 1977.

CR 886476 - Class 959H

Conrail 886476 is seen at Northumberland, PA in the mid 1980s. Car is ex PC 886476/NYC 886476.

CR 886544 - Class 959H

Conrail 886544 is seen at Enola, PA

CR 886548 - Class 959H

Conrail 886548 is seen at Duncannon, PA. Car is ex PC 886548/NYC 886548.

CR 888012 - Class 959H

Conrail 888012 is seen at Lancaster, PA in the mid 1980s. Car is ex NYC 886334.

CR 888031 - Class 959H

Car is ex NYC 886377 and was built 6-65. Bad-ordered at Radnor yard.

CR 888052 - Class 959H

CR 888052 is seen at Columbia, PA.

CR 888078 - Class 959H

Conrail 888078 is seen at Lancaster, PA in the mid 1980s. Car is ex NYC 886530. Class 959H was built at Despatch Shops in 1965 to a General American design, numbering 399 cars.

CR 888095 - Class 959H

Conrail 888095 is seen at Lancaster, PA in the mid 1980s. Car is ex NYC 886571.

CR 888137 - Class 959H

Conrail 888137 is seen at Lancaster, PA. Car is ex NYC 886667.

CR 888138-Class 959H

CR 888138 is seen in fresh paint on train WV-2 at Ridgefield Park, NJ in March of 1977. Car is ex NYC 886668 and would later be sold and become SIRX 470061.

CR 888138-Class 959H

CR 888138 is seen in the consist of WV-2 at Ridgefield Park, NJ in March of 1977. Car is ex NYC 886668.

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