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By:Gary Everhart
Dates:10/21/2015 - 10/22/2015
Album Info:These photos of freight cars and misc MOW vehicles were taken on a visit to the National Museum of Transportation at Kirkwood, MO, in the fall of 2015. I have included some of the information signs posted by the pieces as well.
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ACFX 26640 - American Car & Foundry Hopper Sign
Title:  ACFX 26640 - American Car & Foundry Hopper Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near the ACFX hopper #26640 display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:44:35 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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ACFX 26640 - American Car & Foundry Hopper
Title:  ACFX 26640 - American Car & Foundry Hopper
Description:  Typical 2 bay covered hopper on display at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:44:50 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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BN 10032
Title:  BN 10032
Description:  A Burlington Northern caboose on display at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:44:53 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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GATX 96500 - General American Transportation Tanker Sign
Title:  GATX 96500 - General American Transportation Tanker Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near the GATX 96500 display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:44:56 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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GATX 96500 - General American Transportation Tanker
Title:  GATX 96500 - General American Transportation Tanker
Description:  The world's largest tank car ever built for experimental purposes now resides at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:44:59 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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GATX 96500 - General American Transportation Tanker
Title:  GATX 96500 - General American Transportation Tanker
Description:  Another view of the world's largest tank car ever built now resides at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:01 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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GATX 96500 - General American Transportation Tanker
Title:  GATX 96500 - General American Transportation Tanker
Description:  Reporting mark and volume size of the world's largest tank car now at the National Museum of Transportation
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:05 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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GPEX 1057 - General American Pfaudler Sign
Title:  GPEX 1057 - General American Pfaudler Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near the GPEX 1057 display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:08 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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GPEX 1057 - General American Pfaudler Milk Car
Title:  GPEX 1057 - General American Pfaudler Milk Car
Description:  An interesting display of a typical milk car with intricate agitation motors and insulation to keep the milk cold. Now it resides at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:11 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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GPEX 1057 - General American Pfaudler Milk Car
Title:  GPEX 1057 - General American Pfaudler Milk Car
Description:  Internal photo of the labeled parts of the milk tank in the car. Preserved at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/21/2018 10:03:49 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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GPEX 1057 - General American Pfaudler Milk Car Sign
Title:  GPEX 1057 - General American Pfaudler Milk Car Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted inside the milk car display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/21/2018 10:03:57 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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GPEX 1057 - General American Pfaudler Milk Car
Title:  GPEX 1057 - General American Pfaudler Milk Car
Description:  A view of the agitator propeller inside one of the milk tanks to keep the milk well mixed when the train is stopped. Normal train movements stir the tank up when moving.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/21/2018 10:04:02 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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MCHX 117 - Monsanto Chemical Tank Car Sign
Title:  MCHX 117 - Monsanto Chemical Tank Car Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near the MCHX 117 display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:14 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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MCHX 117 - Monsanto Chemical Tank
Title:  MCHX 117 - Monsanto Chemical Tank
Description:  Designed specifically for transporting highly corrosive concentrated nitric acid, it has a double hull construction.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:17 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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MKT 12321 - Missouri, Kansas & Texas Boxcar
Title:  MKT 12321 - Missouri, Kansas & Texas Boxcar
Description:  Built in 1901 by ACF, the wooden boxcar was part of the "Katy Flyer" celebrating the 75th anniversary of the line.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:20 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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MKT 12321 - Missouri, Kansas & Texas Caboose
Title:  MKT 12321 - Missouri, Kansas & Texas Caboose
Description:  Rebuilt in 1899, this caboose was renumbered and modified several times and eventually was part of the 75th anniversary "Katy Flyer" trainset.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:23 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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MP 13889 - Missouri Pacific Caboose Sign
Title:  MP 13889 - Missouri Pacific Caboose Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near the MP 13889 display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:27 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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MP 13889 - Missouri Pacific Caboose
Title:  MP 13889 - Missouri Pacific Caboose
Description:  Good looking tranfer type caboose used by Missouri Pacific and now housed at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:29 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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MRS 5906 - Manufacturers Railway
Title:  MRS 5906 - Manufacturers Railway
Description: 
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:32 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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NP 1082 - Northern Pacific Caboose Sign
Title:  NP 1082 - Northern Pacific Caboose Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near the NP 1082 caboose display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:35 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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NP 1082 - Northern Pacific Caboose
Title:  NP 1082 - Northern Pacific Caboose
Description:  Nice NP shops built caboose now on display at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:38 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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SLSF 3000 - St Louis-San Francisco Autorack Sign
Title:  SLSF 3000 - St Louis-San Francisco Autorack Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near theSLSF autorack #3000 display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:42 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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SLSF 3000 - St Louis-San Francisco Autorack
Title:  SLSF 3000 - St Louis-San Francisco Autorack
Description:  Older open sided autorack which used concrete as ballast now at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:45 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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SPS 884 - Spokane, Portland & Seattle Caboose Sign
Title:  SPS 884 - Spokane, Portland & Seattle Caboose Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near theSPS #884 caboose display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:49 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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SPS 884 - Spokane, Portland & Seattle Caboose
Title:  SPS 884 - Spokane, Portland & Seattle Caboose
Description:  Another example of the NP shops built caboose now on display at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:51 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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SSW 95589 - St Louis Southwestern Snowplow
Title:  SSW 95589 - St Louis Southwestern Snowplow
Description:  Originally built in 1913 as a tender for the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific 2-8-2 #2752, it was rebuilt in 1957 into a snowplow. It eventually was sold to the SSW and then donated to the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:54 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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TTOX 130059 - TTX Co Piggyback Car Sign
Title:  TTOX 130059 - TTX Co Piggyback Car Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near the TTOX #130059 display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:45:58 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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TTOX 130059 - TTX Co Piggyback Car
Title:  TTOX 130059 - TTX Co Piggyback Car
Description:  Based on a flat car, this early version of a container car had rigid trailer hitches but no decking and could carry a single 40 to 48 foot truck trailer. The car has only four wheels total - not normal pairs of wheels on trucks.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:46:01 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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UP 900081 - Union Pacific Snowplow Sign
Title:  UP 900081 - Union Pacific Snowplow Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near the UP 900081 snowplow display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:46:04 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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UP 900081 - Union Pacific Snowplow
Title:  UP 900081 - Union Pacific Snowplow
Description:  This is the heaviest snowplow ever built weighin in at 367,000 lb. It was necessary to push this snowplow with 3 or 4 locomotives as the turbocharged diesel engine/electric generator drove the cutting wheel. It now resides at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:46:06 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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UP 900081 - Union Pacific Snowplow Cutting Wheel
Title:  UP 900081 - Union Pacific Snowplow Cutting Wheel
Description:  Massive 12 foot cutting wheel of the heaviest snowplow ever built.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:46:09 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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URTX 37144 - URTX Reefer #37144 Sign
Title:  URTX 37144 - URTX Reefer #37144 Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near the URTX #37144 reefer display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:46:19 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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URTX 37144 - URTX Reefer #37144
Title:  URTX 37144 - URTX Reefer #37144
Description:  Boxcar built with ice bunkers at each end that could hold over 10,000 lbs of ice to refrigerate the items inside. Now the car is on display at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:46:22 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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URTX 37467 - URTX Reefer #37467
Title:  URTX 37467 - URTX Reefer #37467
Description:  Another example of an ice carrying reefer for perishable loads on display at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:46:25 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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UTLX 3882 - Union Tank Line #3882 Sign
Title:  UTLX 3882 - Union Tank Line #3882 Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near the UTLX tanker #3882 display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:46:29 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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UTLX 3882 - Union Tank Line
Title:  UTLX 3882 - Union Tank Line
Description:  Information on the Union Tank Line #3882 now housed at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/21/2018 10:04:06 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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UTLX 3882 - Union Tank Line #3882
Title:  UTLX 3882 - Union Tank Line #3882
Description:  Built in 1936 by the Union Tank Line, this is a triple dome tank car that could hold up to 6,600 gallons. Now it stands on display at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:46:32 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
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UTLX 14387 - Union Tank Line Tank Car Sign
Title:  UTLX 14387 - Union Tank Line Tank Car Sign
Description:  A National Museum of Transportation information sign posted near the UTLX tanker #14387 display.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:46:34 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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UTLX 14387 - Union Tank Line Tank Car
Title:  UTLX 14387 - Union Tank Line Tank Car
Description:  Built in 1910 by the Union Tank Line, this is one of the earliest examples of tank cars. Unfortunately it was prone to leaking due to the method of construction. Later modifications took care of the problem. Now the car is on display at the National Museum of Transportation.
Photo Date:  10/21/2015  Upload Date: 1/12/2018 11:46:37 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
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