Orrville Railroad Heritage Society

For Sale

ORHS occasionally has excess equipment, parts or materials to deaccession. Below you'll find what we have available.

Tank car, PPGX #932

#932 was built in 9/1951 by General American Transportation Co. for PPG. Capacity is 110,000 lbs, and weighs approximately 87,600 lbs. The car currently rides on Barber S-2 plain bearing trucks converted to roller bearings. The interior lined for chlorine service. The couplers are Type E double shelf style. The car can not be interchanged due to the bearing conversions so it would have to be moved by truck. Asking $7,500.

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Tank car, PPGX #988

#988 was built in 7/1951 by General American Transportation Co. for PPG. Capacity is 110,000 lbs, and weighs approximately 87,600 lbs. The car currently rides on Symington-Gould plain bearing trucks converted to roller bearings. The interior lined for chlorine service. The couplers are Type E double shelf style. The car can not be interchanged due to the bearing conversions so it would have to be moved by truck. Asking $7,500.

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Pennsylvania Railroad Cabin Car #477828

The Pennsylvania Railroad cabin car #477828 is a Class N5C and was built by the railroad's shops in 1942 or 1943. The interior of the car is complete as of the day it was retired by Conrail as #23068. It rides on Barber-Bettendorf leaf spring, plain bearing caboose trucks. No brakes or stirrups. The car weighs approximately 49,600 lbs and must be transported by truck. Asking $5,000.

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Address

145 Depot Street                    
Orrville, Ohio 44667

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