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by Edwin Kirstatter
Mon May 21, 2012 11:46 pm
Forum: AC&Y Freight Roster
Topic: ACY yellow box cars
Replies: 4
Views: 5597

Re: ACY yellow box cars

It is probably the same red they used on their Cabooses.
They would have that paint in stock in the storehouse.
It was used as the background color of the square tender
hearold too.

How do you do spell check with this ?

But I would really like to see decals for the old boxcar red cars.
Ed K.
by Edwin Kirstatter
Sun May 20, 2012 7:25 pm
Forum: AC&Y Modeling
Topic: West end AC & Y depot and models
Replies: 3
Views: 2976

Re: West end AC & Y depot and models

Those semaphores as you call them are really Train Order Boards. The operator at that station would take orders from the dispatcher by telegraph or telephone to be handed up to the engineer and conductor of a train as a flimsy. To let the train crew know he had orders for them he would lower the tar...