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lettering for C&O’s USRA Class B5-1 boxcars

Part Number: C&O-1

Price: $8.50

In 1919, the C&O received 1,000 Class B5-1, 1919 USRA design boxcars as follows:

Series 600-1149, 550 cars, St. Louis Car Company, delivered in 1919
Series 1150-1599, 450 cars, Haskell & Barker, delivered in 1919
(Note: in 1939, 800 cars were rebuilt with steel sheathing and renumbered into 2000-2799 series)

For a more comprehensive synopsis of these cars refer to Ed Hawkins and Pat Wider's RP CYC Series, Vol 17, page 15 and 50.

Decal set designed and created at Protocraft Decals
Printed by Microscale Industries

Model by Pacific Limited: PL #100

Background color shown above is not included in decal sheet

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