One of BN's scale test cars basks in the sun.
This Scale Test Car, still in Burlington Northern markings, is 72-years old, believe it or not! Just think of all the history this little thing's seen in its lifetime. Learn more at Railroad: Burlington Northern RailroadLocomotive: Scale Test CarLocation: Grand Forks, North Dakota, USALocomotive #: BN 979004Train ID: ****Photo Date: February 18, 2008
Built in 1917 by NSC for PRR Purchased by CN in 1943
CP Scale Test pair ride the end of this construction debris train.
A very unusual Scale Test car, with only 2 axles, and a splintered piece of wood for a chock brake.
CNW Scale test car.
15-ton Test Weight Car PRR (1909) PRR 999951
This car looks good considering that it is 105 years old!
This scale test car is being leased to Marathon Pulp
Western Weighing & Inspection Bureau Test Weight Car
I thought this Scale Test Car (MPX 194) an interesting find for my day's outing. I don't often get to see a scale car, except back in the mid-west. It was in the last third of a mixed freight cons... (more)
Ex-SR pioneer cab unit, an FT B, was still being used as a scale test car at Andover, Virginia in 1975. One of its original four portholes has been blanked over.
Bringing up the rear of Q317 is this scale test car, still lettered for Chessie/C&O!