Reading Co. Photo Gallery - Rolling Stock


The Reading had many different types of rolling stock to haul commodities and cargoes that included sugar, coal, aggregates, chemicals, cement, steel, scrap metal, grain, automobile frames, general merchandise to name a few. Feel free to help your webmaster ( if you can, by providing any additional info regarding locations, dates, classes, etc.


Builder’s photo of Reading gondola, class GHl, #32939, location and date unknown. (photo: RCT&HS Archives)

Builder’s photo of Reading covered hopper, class LOc, #79450, location unknown, April 1950. (photo: RCT&HS Archives) Click here to see the Society’s restored representative of this class.


Reading boxcar, class XM, #114162, Marshalltown, Iowa, 1968. (photo courtesy Jim Sands)


Reading boxcar, class XL, #18446, Elmira, New York, 1984. (photo courtesy Greg Dickinson)


Reading early example of TOFC (trailer on flat car), location and date unknown. (photo courtesy Josh Musser)


Reading 3-bay hopper, class HT?, #41753, location and date unknown. (photo courtesy Greg Dickinson)


Reading 3-bay covered hopper, class LO?, #78926, location and date unknown. (photo courtesy Greg Dickinson)



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