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50’ single-door boxcar for the L&A

Part Number: PC-3721

Available late spring of 2020

In October of 1941, the Louisiana & Arkansas received 100, 50’ boxcars from Pullman-Standard Car Manufacturing Company under Lot 5681.  Identical to co-owned KCS’s  Series 25100-25299 (PC-3720).  Cars came with an 8’ side door with a one foot extension allowing for a 9’ opening.  Construction was unique in that it employed a Pullman Patented flat panel riveted roof and Pullman Patented Corregated ends. Used in passenger service in the Southern Belle in L&A colors and numbered in Series 400-599, cars were equipped with steam lines and rode on Allied Full Cushion high speed 

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