NS:  N&WSouthernConrailPCReadingELITC  BNSF:  ATSFBNSLSF  CSXT:  B&OChessieSeaboardSCL  KCS   TFM   FXE 
 UP:  C&NWMPWPD&RGWSP/SSWGolden West Service  CP:  SOOMILW  CN:  GTWDT&ID&TSWCICCVDW&P  MRL   FEC 
Short Lines TTX / Railbox  Private Owner:  Tank CarsOpen Hoppers/GondolasCovered HoppersBox CarsFlat CarsCircus CarsLocomotives,   Trailers  Amtrak 
Contemporary Freight Cars Index Photo Index Norfolk Southern's New River Districts

Sperry Rail Service Cars

SRS 134
SRS 134
SRS 134
SRS 134 SRS 134, W.J. Gallagher, parked in the yard at Bluefield, WV on 5 October 2002. A crewmember on the car was kind enough to give fellow railfan Robb Fisher and I a personalized guided tour of the car that evening. Some detail pictures (interior and exterior):
 Rear Console View
 Rear Console View
 Crew Lounge Area
 Front Drivers View
 Computer bank behind rear console
 Closeup of Sensors
 Closeup of Sensors
 Closeup of Sensors
 Front headlight closeup

I also took this picture of UP 4876 from the doorway of the sperry car.

SRS 145
SRS 145 SRS 145, Bob McGuire, parked in the weeds at Radford, VA on 23 August 2002.

For lots of interesting facts and details about sperry rail cars, visit the following two seb sites:
  The Un-official Sperry Rail Service web site.
  Matt Conrad's Sperry Rail Service FAQ.
And of course, the official Sperry Rail Service site is at http://www.sperryrail.com/.


 NS:  N&WSouthernConrailPCReadingELITC  BNSF:  ATSFBNSLSF  CSXT:  B&OChessieSeaboardSCL  KCS   TFM   FXE 
 UP:  C&NWMPWPD&RGWSP/SSWGolden West Service  CP:  SOOMILW  CN:  GTWDT&ID&TSWCICCVDW&P  MRL   FEC 
Short Lines TTX / Railbox  Private Owner:  Tank CarsOpen Hoppers/GondolasCovered HoppersBox CarsFlat CarsCircus CarsLocomotives,   Trailers  Amtrak 
Contemporary Freight Cars Index Photo Index Norfolk Southern's New River Districts

Joe Shaw -- joeshaw@krunk.org
Last update: Tuesday, 20-Sep-2005 19:18:05 EDT