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From: "Paul R DOT Tupaczewski" paultup AT comcast DOT net
Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2012 08:11:31 -0500
Subject: RE: RE: (erielack) "CR" (was: Bay window caboose assistance)
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That's a good theory, but I found this Rich Campana photo of the C372
(which, as you said, went to the D&H) with the faint "CR" marking just to
the right of the bay. The long stroke to the left of the R is clearly
> While the photos may be from pre-Cday, could they have been to show
> which cars would go where?
> The previously-mentioned DIAMOND article shows which EL cabooses went
> to ConRail and which went to D&H. Listed in EL numerical order, they
> up as random ConRail numbers in the 211XX series, while D&H did them in
> rational sequence, starting with C348-C350 as D&H 35805-35807 and then
> skipping to EL C371-380 becoming D&H 35808-35817.
> So, asking when did who know what, was someone warning people which
> ones to care for?
> Randy Brown