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Name Flatcar, Logging
Region North America
Category Rail
Type Rolling Stock (Freight)
SubType Flatcar
Variety Logging
Manufacturer Various (Details)
Era All Eras



History: Among the earliest types of freight cars, flatcars continue to serve as a valuable part of railroading. Flatcars are used to move a wide variety of loads which do not require protection from weather. These cars, are constructed with steel underframes, wood floors and stake pockets on the sides and ends for fastening tie-downs that keep loads from shifting.

Logging flat cars are a specialized type of flatcar converted to carry logs, with the addition of log bunks or upright stake posts secured in stake-pockets available on the side of the flatcar.

Railroad/Company: This set of items is comprised of more than one name. Please look at the component items for details on the specific roadnames and/or manufacturers.


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Item created by: Alain LM on 2019-02-17 09:57:03. Last edited by Alain LM on 2019-02-17 09:59:13

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