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lettering for CB&Q/C&S 52’-6” Greenville drop-end gondolas

Part Number: CB&Q G-1

Price: $8.50

In October of 1952 the Burlington’s Shops built 200 of the Greenville design gondola cars for the CB&Q as Series 82000-82199, and in
December 1953, delivered 70 cars to subsidairy Colorado & Southern as Series 21500-21569.
 
The CB&Q cars came with Nailable Steel Flooring, Improved Dreadnaught Drop-ends, side-mounted roping staples, and Ajax Power hand
brake.
 
Paint & Lettering: Cars were painted with the Burlington’s Mineral Red. Lettering all white stencil paste.
 
For a more comprehensive understanding of these cars, refer to the Ed Hawkins/Pat Wider RP CYC Series, Vol 3, pages 52-67.
 
Model is Protocraft’s PC-3601 
 
Decal set designed and created at Protocraft Decals
Printed by Microscale Industies


Background color shown above is not included in decal sheet




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