First I am doing researchm just not everything is here yet. Found a 1943 OERE
and another on Modeling the C&O plus several Kalmbach books and 2 on wartime
railroading and one more on the way. Also the Champ book on letter and
My initial guess is that ~40' Single dome is about right for '41-'45. The
Athearns look to be a match, available and cheap. The nultidomes came later?
How anout the platforms around the dome, correct for the era or later.
I'm also a little confused on the naming ie reporting marks. GATX, UTLX, BEPX
etc. I saw an Atheran with B&O on it. Were these usually RR owned or by the
Anyone know some 40s era oil company names? I saw a Sinclair car, and Exxon
ised to Esso, but Gulf Texaco?
15 years ago