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Rail - Rolling Stock (Freight) - Tank Car - Butterdish, 6000 Gallon Milk
Name Tank Car, Butterdish 6,000 Gallon Milk
Region North America
Category Rail
Type Rolling Stock (Freight)
SubType Tank Car
Variety Butterdish, 6000 Gallon Milk
Era Era II: Late Steam (1901 - 1938)
Source of Text Miscellaneous
Text Credit URL Link
Year(s) of Production 1930's



History: The Borden's "Butterdish" Milk Car was a hall mark of the Art Deco days of the 1930's. The fleet of 40 cars were used to transport milk in two 3,000 glass lined tanks that were located inside the sleek streamlined body that gave the car it's nickname.


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Item created by: scottakoltz on 2019-03-15 13:33:45

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