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Southern Pacific 150340

Southern Pacific 150340

Description

Southern Pacific 150340 is a general service gondola with a drop bottom gates. It has a steel frame and wood siding.

History

This car was built in 1949 as class G-50-23.

  • Owners: Southern Pacific 150340
  • Technical Data: Type, Gondola, drop bottom. Builder and date, in 1922. Class, G-50-23. Underframe, steel. Ends, steel. Lightweight. Capacity.
  • Trucks: Truck center. Trucks. Wheels. Wheelbase. Journals.
  • Air Brake Equipment: Air brake system, AB. Brake cylinder. Hand brake, Horizontal brake wheel.
  • Dimensions: Length. Width. Height.
  • Propulsion Equipment: None
  • Misc Data: Coupler. Draft gear.
  • Current Condition: Currently this car has sugar beat racks on it. The car is good condition.
  • Proposed Future Treatment: The sugar beat racks should be removed and the car painted back to its 1949 appearance.
  • Date Last Modified: Monday, 04 July 2005

Hours

Year Round
Saturdays & Sundays
10:30 am – 5:00 pm

Summer Hours
(June 14th - August 13th)
Wednesdays through Sundays
10:30 am to 5:00 pm

Museum Location

5848 State Highway 12
Suisun City, CA 94585

(707) 374-2978

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