RailPictures.Net Photo: FGEX 37845 Fruit Growers Express (FGEX) Refrigerator Car at Enola, Pennsylvania by Doug Lilly
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» Fruit Growers Express (FGEX) (more..)
» Refrigerator Car (more..)
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» Enola, Pennsylvania, USA (more..)
» July 08, 1977
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» FGEX 37845 (more..)
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This wooden Fruit Growers Express reefer and at least one companion were set off on an unused track in Conrail’s Enola Yard. I can’t determine for sure, but the car may have been built in 1926, and has outlived the ICC 50-year interchange rule in this 1977 view. It’s interesting to see a 1920’s car in the company of a Railbox and an 86-foot piggyback car. Other similar cars have been preserved, but as far as I can tell, this one went to the kindling pile.
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