Penn Central Caboose
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The ex PRR N5D and N5EClass


N5D

The N5D based on the N-5, had a sliding sill underframe. Former PRR number 477184.

No photo available


N5E

The N5e introduced in 1945, was similar to the N5 but with no belt rail, four square windows on it's sides it had a similar cupola the N8 but was 12 1/2 inches off center. ( I wonder if this a some sort of N-8 prototype? ) It has also been reported that this was rebuilt from a wreck - The car exists today in Utica NY.

Location & Information

Date

Photo Credit

 22983  B&W photo from Jan 1978
Rails Northeast page 40
   Robert Hubler
22983  B&W photo from Jan 1978
Rails Northeast page 40
   Robert Hubler
22983  another view - B&W photo
from Nov 1978 Rails Northeast
page 36
   
   Preserved as PRR 477594
at the Children's Museum in
Utica NY
 August 31, 1997  Jim Hebner
   Preserved as PRR 477594
at the Children's Museum in
Utica NY
 August 31, 1997  Jim Hebner
   Preserved as PRR 477594
at the Children's Museum in
Utica NY
 August 31, 1997  Jim Hebner

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