N12 Cabooses

The N12 class consisted of 50 cars built by International Car Company for the PC in 1970-71. They carried their PC numbers to Conrail, in the series 24500-24549.

Afternoon at State Line on 8/3/83. (03)

N12 van 24503 swings along on the rear of BOR723 at State Line. It may look level here, but the train has just descended a nearly 1% steady grade from Richmond summit, 5 miles back to the east. That's the reason for the "brake smoke" wreathing the train.

CR 24524 - Class N12

CR 24524 - Class N12 at Marysville, PA

CR 24524 - Class N12

CR 24524 - Class N12 at Marysville, PA

CR 24524-Class N12

CR 24524 is seen at Altoona. PA on 3/5/99. Car is ex PC 24524 and was built 1-71.

CR 24531 - Class N12

Former PC 24531 is seen at Cresson, PA as a westbound rolls by on Track 2.

CR 24531 - Class N12

Former PC SD45's 6177 and 6114 push hard on CR N12-class caboose 24531 at Gallitzin in August, 1979.

CR 24532- Class N12

CR 24532 is seen at Hershey, PA in June 1999.

CR 24534 class N12 Macedonia 10-91

A clean blue class N12 caboose is at the Macedonia car shops for some work. This unit is marked for local CH61 out of Chrysler yard.

CR 24540 - Class N12

CR 24540 - Class N12 at Rochester, PA

CR 24543 Hornell, NY 7/28/1978

In a pouring rain the conductor has just grabbed his train orders at the Hornell depot.

CR 24546 - Class N12

CR 24546 - Class N12 at Harrisburg, PA

CR 24546 - Class N12

CR 24546b - Class N12 at Columbia, PA

CR 24546 - Class N12

CR 24546c - Class N12 at Columbia, PA

CR 24549 - Class N12

CR 24549 - Class N12. Wrecked on flatcar NYC 500403.

CR 6302 at West Springfield, MA. on 2/13/83. (3)

Bay window van 24533 on the rear of TV14-X at West Springfield, MA. is an N12.

CR 6482 and 2717 at Bancroft, MA. on 10/31/81. (3)

N12 caboose 24521 protecting the rear of SENH at Bancroft, MA. on 10/31/81.

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