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Private Owner Open Hoppers Index Contemporary Freight Cars Index Photo Index

JTSX Open Hoppers

JTSX is one of the reporting marks for Joseph Transportation, formerly the The David J. Joseph Company.

JTSX 300000-300105

These former CSDU (Colorado Springs Department of Utilities) cars spent their first twenty years hauling coal in Colorado. From late 2000 to early 2007, they hauled hauled Appalachian coal on Norfolk Southern, and carry JTSX reporting marks. There where 103 cars in the series JTSX 300000-300105, with 300026, 300038 and 300089 missing. The cars were used in dedicated service between a mine near Norton, VA and a power plant in Clover, VA (near South Boston).

JTSX 300002
JTSX 300002 JTSX 300002 JTSX 300002 was at Bluefield, WV May 20, 2001. The second image is a close-up of the a-end of the car.

JTSX 300075
JTSX 300075 A top view of JTSX 300075 at Bluefield, WV May 20, 2001 shows off the internal bracing.

JTSX 300014
JTSX 300014 JTSX 300014 was at Bluefield, WV September 30, 2000.

JTSX 300033
JTSX 300033 JTSX 300033 was at Bluefield, WV September 30, 2000.

JTSX 300115-300336

At least some of the 4000cf hoppers in this series of cars are four bay aluminum hoppers built by Trinity Industries.

JTSX 300245
JTSX 300245 JTSX 300245 at Orlando, FL on 28 March 2004.

JTSX 300337-300431

Most (all?) of these Ortner built cars are former Southern Railway cars, many via MCCX.

JTSX 300342
JTSX 300342
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JTSX 300342 was at Bluefield, VA on 29 September 2002.

JTSX 300360
JTSX 300360
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JTSX 300360 was at Bluefield, VA on 29 September 2002.

JTSX 300401
JTSX 300401
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JTSX 300401
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JTSX 300401 JTSX 300401 was at Bluefield, WV on 29 September 2002. A NEW date of 10-82 was visible through the paint, as well as on the consolidated stencil.

Unfortunately, the overhead view isn't quite up to par, but it's the only shot I have showing the inside of these Ortner cars.

JTSX 300410
JTSX 300410
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JTSX 300410 was at Bluefield, VA on 29 September 2002.

JTSX 300424
JTSX 300424
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JTSX 300424
JTSX 300424
JTSX 300424 was at Bluefield, VA on 29 September 2002.

JTSX 900973+900996

This partial series of cars is some of the first new aluminum railcars built at the East End Shops in Roanoke by FreightCar America.

JTSX 900996
JTSX 900996
JTSX 900996
JTSX 900996
JTSX 900996
Brand new JTSX 900996 stored before delivery in the yard at Roanoke, VA on 5 June 2005. BLT 06-05. The two detail photos show some inside supports on the hopper bays, and the B end details. Note the yellow stripes on the top of the rotary coupler end of the car below it.


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JTSX KEYX NIHX NORX PGNX PPLX PRBX ROKX RRLX SCSX SETX SICX SRXX TCMX TVAX USAX VAPX VCRX
Private Owner Open Hoppers Index Contemporary Freight Cars Index Photo Index

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Last update: Friday, 10-Aug-2012 11:28:04 EDT