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HO Scale Freight Car
70 Ton 2-Bay Covered Hopper

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56121

History:  In the 1930's ACF introduced a new covered hopper which would allow bulk shipments of dry materials. Previously these were packaged and resulted in hand loading and unloading. These commodities included cement dry chemicals, flour, grain. sand, sugar and many others. The first cars where shipped in October 1936 and had a capacity of 1958 cubic feet. These where soon to become a railroad standard and received AAR designation "LO". They were 35' 3" in length had 2 bays with 4 discharge openings, 8 square roof hatches and 70 ton weight capacity. Through the years they were copied by several other manufacturers with very few visible changes. In time many railroad purchased or leased these cars, including roads such as ACL, C&O, CB&Q, Clinchfield, DT&I Erie, Great Northern, Nickel Plate Road, N&W, Santa Fe and many others. Many private owner cars also existed. Between 1936 and 1957 more than 21,000 of the ACF designed cars were built some of which still can be found in company service on various roads.

Ordering:  You can order any quantity. Different road numbers are available indicated by the following keys in the "Description": we have 3 road numbers available if the first letter is a plus sign [+] and we have 12 road numbers if the first letter is an asterisk [*] .

Listing of Available Models and Associated Car Numbers:  The list below identifies the cars and roadnames that are currently available.  Underlined part numbers have pictures available for you to see on-line by clicking on part number.  Please note that each production run of a roadname uses a new series of car numbers.  We do not re-use a previous numbering series for any subsequent production run.  Thus, we only can fill orders for the most current production run and associated numbering series.   Please refer to our list of Open Sided 70 Ton 2-Bay Covered Hopper and/or our list of list of Closed Sided 70 Ton 2-Bay Covered Hopper car numbers that have be used and the current numbers which are available.

Part #DescriptionPrice
1-55600  70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper Undecorated * n.a.
1-55601  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper N&W * n.a.
1-55602  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper C&O * n.a.
1-55603  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper UP * n.a.
1~55604  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper GN * n.a.
1-55605  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper MONON * n.a.
1~55606  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper DM&IR * n.a.
1-55607  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper EDGAR CLA * n.a.
1~55609  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper DL&W * n.a.
1-55611  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper LNE * n.a.
1-55612  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper C OF GA * n.a.
1-55613  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper RI * n.a.
1-55614  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper ACL * n.a.
1-55615  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper D&RGW * n.a.
1-55616  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper L&N * n.a.
1-55618  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper GM&O * n.a.
1-55619  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper MCMILLIN * n.a.
1-55620  =70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper GE-MAZDA * n.a.
1-55621  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper KOSMOS * n.a.
1-55622  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper SHIPRCAR * n.a.
1-55623  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper COLGATE * n.a.
1-55625  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper CLINCH * n.a.
1-55626  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper SANTA FE * n.a.
1-55627  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper IC * n.a.
1-55628  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper SOO * n.a.
1-55629  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper WABASH * n.a.
1-55630  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper KO&G * n.a.
1-55631  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper NKP * n.a.
1-55632  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper NS * n.a.
1-55633  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper PERE MAR * n.a.
1-55634  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper DT&I BWN * n.a.
1-55635  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper GTW * n.a.
1-55636  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper MKT * n.a.
1-55637  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper FRISO * n.a.
1-55639  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper SOUTHERN * n.a.
1-55643  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper CLINCH * n.a.
1-55644  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper BN * n.a.
1-55645  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper DT&I * n.a.
1-55646  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper READING * n.a.
1-55649  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper NY&NH&H * n.a.
1-55650  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper SOUTHERN * n.a.
1-55651  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper WM SPEED * n.a.
1-55652  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper CHESSIE WM * n.a.
1-55653  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper ROCK ISL * n.a.
1-55656  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper RDG * n.a.
1-55657  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper GE LAMP * n.a.
1-55662  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper CLINCH * n.a.
1-55663  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper GNWR * n.a.
1-55664  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper EJE * n.a.
1-55666  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper ICG * n.a.
1-55800  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper OPEN SOUTHERN PAC * n.a.
1-55801  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper OPEN SOUTH.PAC. * n.a.
1-55804  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper MILW * n.a.
1-55809  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper MO.PORTLAND CEMENT * n.a.
1-55811  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper MONSANTO * n.a.
1-55812  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper LIBBY * n.a.
1-55814  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper WESTVACO CHLORINE PROD * n.a.
1-55815  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper SHERWIN WILLIAM * n.a.
1-55817  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper KIMBERLY CLARK * n.a.
1-55819  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper OPEN MAINE CENT * n.a.
1-55822  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper SEABOARD * n.a.
1-55824  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper KIM CLAR * n.a.
1~55828  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper FRISCO * n.a.
1-55836  *70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper D&TS * n.a.
1-55837  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper CEDAR HT * n.a.
1-55845  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper D&H SILV * n.a.
1-55846  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper D&H GREY * n.a.
1-55847  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper OPEN VIRGINIAN * n.a.
1-55851  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper ANN ARB * n.a.
1-55852  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper GTW BROW * n.a.
1-55859  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper OPEN NORTHERN PAC * n.a.
1-55861  70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper SOUTHERN * n.a.
1-55863  70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper FRISCO * n.a.
1-55865  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper NC&STL. * n.a.
1-55866  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper NC&STL * n.a.
1-55867  70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper L&N * n.a.
1-55873  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper SEABOARD * n.a.
1-55874  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper ACL * n.a.
1-55875  70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper NY&NH&H * n.a.
1-55877  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper CSX * n.a.
1-55879  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper OPEN N&W * n.a.
1-55882  +70 Ton 2 Bay Hopper DT&I GRY * n.a.
1-56100  70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper Undecorated * n.a.
1-56101  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper BN * n.a.
1-56103  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper EL * n.a.
1-56104  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper NYC * n.a.
1-56105  +70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper NB * n.a.
1-56109  +70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper SP * n.a.
1-56110  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper SSW * n.a.
1-56115  +70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper MILWAUK * n.a.
1-56116  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper DT&S * n.a.
1-56119  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper GE LAMPS * n.a.
1-56121  +70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper NAPIER * n.a.
1-56122  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper D&H * n.a.
1-56123  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper D&H SILV * n.a.
1-56124  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper D&H * n.a.
1-56125  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper SP-T&NO * n.a.
1-56129  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper C&EI * n.a.
1-56131  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper MKT * n.a.
1-56132  +70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper UP * n.a.
1-56133  +70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper GE LAMP * n.a.
1-56136  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper SP * n.a.
1-56142  *70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper EL-GRAY * n.a.
1-56144  +70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper MONON * n.a.
1-56146  +70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper LV * n.a.
1-56148  +70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper C OF G * n.a.
1-56150  +70 Ton Covered & Closed Side Hopper C&O * n.a.
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