A-2a class Berkshire locomotive #9404 (Photo: Vinson F. Skibo)


Last Updated
December 11, 2004


Modeling the P&LE's
23000-26149 Series
50 ft. Box Cars

By: Joe Sparico

During a six-year period between 1965 and 1971, the P&LE ran a major rebuilding program at its McKees Rocks car shops, taking 40 foot boxcars and turning them into 50 footers. Over subsequent years these cars appeared in a number of paint schemes. Learn an easy method to create a fleet of these cars, and add color and variety to your
N-Scale railroad empire.