by Arnold Rapido
for comparison w prototypes
in kit form by Intermountain
1932ARA standard 40' boxcar.
Atlas makes an N model lettered for MP subsidiary IGN
lettered IGN. See MP #31059 for prototype comparison
steel-side rebuild of USRA boxcar. At Eureka Springs tourist RR, 1992.
Meridian & Bigbee 1937AAR standard boxcar
1932 ARA standard boxcar- but with unusual Buckeye ends and Viking roof. (WWII photo from Office of War Info.)
ATSF #38385 blt 1952, at Conroe TX, 1981 photo
in farm field near Sommerville, TX, May 1983.
in company service as WX-33.
cropped from WWII photo /US Office of War Information
similar to PRR X-29; cropped from WWII U S Office of War Information photo
cropped from WWII photo, Office of War I Information
Single-sheathed boxcar built ca 1975 from "box of sticks and blocks" kit
on rebuilt ATSF BX-11
on ATSF BX-98 w roofwalk removed, shortened ladders
removing right side ladder for a transition era look
alternate-ARA Howe truss
1924ARA Pratt truss