• Micro-Trains 53400112 PRR 33' Two-Bay Rib-Side Hopper #140231

Micro-Trains 53400112 PRR 33' Two-Bay Rib-Side Hopper #140231

These 33’ twin bay hoppers with rib sides are freight car red with white lettering and run on Bettendorf trucks. Belonging to Pennsylvania’s GLA-class of twin-bay hoppers, these 50-ton cars were used exclusively for coal.

Built in 1907, and rebuilt several times after, they continued in service through the 1950s before being scrapped. These cars featured a motivational wartime message, “Coal Goes to War,” indicating the importance of that natural resource to national security.

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Micro-Trains 53400112 PRR 33' Two-Bay Rib-Side Hopper #140231

  • $19.25