My Library - Magazine Articles By Larry E. Smith

Early Intermodal Part 4A

Magazine:
Model Railroading 1999-04/05
Page:
19
Category:
Freight Car Loads
Description:
This installment covers containerization. The article covers the history of containers, railroads competing with trucks, and the NYC and PRR solutions. Included are a few photos of some of the PRR's containers, as well as a PRR class SD1 container.

Early Intermodal Part 4B

Magazine:
Model Railroading 1999-05/06
Page:
19
Category:
Freight Car Loads
Description:
This installment primarily covers the less-than-carload containers the PRR used. Also covered are the PRR automobile trucks carrying the containers. Includes prototype photos and drawings.