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Preserved Great Northern Boxcars

 

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St.P&P 1320

Photo taken July 2, 2006 by Thomas Flagg

30' wood truss- rod boxcar

 

1879 by Haskell & Barker

Donated by GN to Minnesota Historical Society 19??

Minnesota Historical Society - Mill City Museum

Minneapolis, MN

Used to demonstrate the transport of flour and grain in boxcars

?? Click to enlarge

Photo taken July 26, 2002

40' wood truss- rod boxcar 3000-7999 Early 1900s   Lake Whatcom Railway Park, WA  
3315(?)

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Photo taken July 26, 2002

40' wood truss- rod boxcar 3000-7999 Early 1900s   Lake Whatcom Railway Park, WA  
3533

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Photo taken August 2, 2003

40'  steel double door boxcar 3500-3999 1956 To BN 198604 1970. To MTM 19?? Minnesota Transportation Museum St. Paul, MN  

5124

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Photo taken July 2001 by Lindsay Korst 

40' wood truss- rod boxcar

3000-7999

Early 1900s

 

Lake Superior Transportation Museum

Duluth, MN

 

6294

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Photo taken July 18, 2004

40' steel boxcar 6000-6499 1959 by GN   Mehmke Museum, 8244 US Highway 89
Great Falls, MT Car is without trucks

7377

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Photo taken July 18, 2002

40' steel boxcar

?

1938

To BN 951251 (MOW)

Washington State Railroad Historical Society

Pasco, WA

 

11330

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Photo taken July 14, 2004

40' steel boxcar 10900-11374 1948 by GN   Hill Yard Heritage Fire & Rail Museum, 3202 E Queen Ave Spokane, WA With GN caboose X-176
12533(?) Click to enlarge

Photo taken July 14, 2004

40' steel combination door boxcar

12499-12999 1959 by American Car & Foundry To BN 199033. Retired 8/1982. Mehmke Museum, 8244 US Highway 89 Great Falls, MT Car is without trucks
12639(?) Click to enlarge

Photo taken July 23, 2002

40' steel combination door boxcar

12499-12999 1959 by American Car & Foundry To BN 199139.  Jack M. Hoover, 441 Belt Creek Road Belt, MT Car is without trucks
13067

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Photo taken July 18, 2004

40' steel combination door boxcar 13000-13499 1960 by GN   Mehmke Museum, 8244 US Highway 89
Great Falls, MT Car is without trucks

13397

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Photo taken August 2, 2003

40' steel combination door boxcar

13000-13499

1960 by GN

 

Minnesota Transportation Museum

St. Paul, MN

 

19090 Click to enlarge

Photo taken July 14, 2004

40' steel boxcar 18500-19499 1949 by GN   Hill Yard Heritage Fire & Rail Museum, 3202 E Queen Ave Spokane, WA

Car is without trucks.

With GN caboose X-176.

20522

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Photo taken by Eric Hopp

40' steel boxcar

20500-21449

8/1952 by GN

 

Minnesota Transportation Museum

St. Paul, MN

 

25049 Click to enlarge

Photo taken July 26, 2002

40' wood boxcar (USRA copy)  24994-25993 1923 by Pullman   Lake Whatcom Railway Park, WA  
25478 Not available 40' wood boxcar (USRA copy)  24994-25993 1923 by Pullman   Lake Whatcom Railway Wickersham, WA In use as a gift shop
26228

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Photo taken July 18, 2004

40' wood boxcar ? ?   Mehmke Museum, 8244 US Highway 89
Great Falls, MT Car is without trucks
34502

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Photo taken July 18, 2004

40' wood boxcar ? ?   Mehmke Museum, 8244 US Highway 89
Great Falls, MT Car is without trucks
36686

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Photo taken July 18, 2004

40' double door

wood sheathed

Automobile car

 

36000-37999(1)

 

1912-1917 by 

Haskell & Barker

  Mehmke Museum, 8244 US Highway 89
Great Falls, MT Car is without trucks
39429 Click to enlarge

Photo taken July 18, 2003

40' steel boxcar 39423-39437 1953 by GN   Flickertail Village Museum Stanley, ND With Ross depot and BN caboose (BN 10014/ CB&Q 13704)
39485(?)

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Photo taken August 2004 by Jan Kohl/Castle Graphics

50' steel boxcar 39450-39499(2) 1958 by GN   North Carolina Transportation Museum Spencer, NC  

43940

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Photo taken July 10, 2002

50' single sheathed wood automobile boxcar 

43900-43999

6/1929 by GN

Retired 9/1963

Northwest Railway Museum

Snoqualmie, WA

Car is equipped with end doors

43948

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Photo taken July 10, 2002

50' single sheathed wood automobile boxcar

43900-43999

6/1929 by GN

Retired 9/1963

Northwest Railway Museum

Snoqualmie, WA

Car is equipped with end doors

138078

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Photo taken August 11, 2004 by Wil Davis

50' outside braced boxcar 138000-138099 1965 by Pacific Car & Foundry   Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad Leadville, CO  
1380??

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Photo taken August 11, 2004 by Wil Davis

50' outside braced boxcar 138000-138099 1965 by Pacific Car & Foundry   Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad Leadville, CO No trucks
1380??

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50' outside braced boxcar 138000-138099 1965 by Pacific Car & Foundry   Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad Leadville, CO No trucks
1380??

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Photo taken August 11, 2004 by Wil Davis

50' outside braced boxcar 138000-138099 1965 by Pacific Car & Foundry   Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad Leadville, CO Converted to passenger car. Heritage uncertain.
138170

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Photo taken September 28, 2003 by Chuck Doolittle

50' outside braced boxcar 138100-138399 1966 by Pacific Car & Foundry   Lincoln Station Lincoln, NE As part of a railroad display at the Lincoln Station / Haymarket district

138407

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Photo taken January 21, 2006 by Jon van Niewaal

50' double door outside braced boxcar

138400-138699

1967 by Pacific Car & Foundry

 

Minnesota Transportation Museum

St. Paul, MN

Repainted 01/2006.

138660

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Photo taken February 19, 2005 by Jon Van Niewaal

50' double door outside braced boxcar

138400-138699

1967 by Pacific Car & Foundry

 

Minnesota Transportation Museum

Osceola, WI

Repainted 02/2005. In service at the Osceola & St. Croix Valley Railway

138687

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Photo taken by Eric Hopp

50' double door outside braced boxcar

138400-138699

1967 by Pacific Car & Foundry

 

Minnesota Transportation Museum

St. Paul, MN

Painted BN 375845. Modified from original.

Copyright 2005 Ben Ringnalda