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Reading Company Flatcars

Written by Conductor

Reading Co. FMe flatcar #9243.  Photo collection of John W. Hall.

Flatcars are an occasionally overlooked class of rolling stock; however, on the Reading they were a quite versatile class of freight car, hauling everything from wallboard panels to automobile frames.  Clicking the links below will open the reference document in a separate window; clicking the camera icon (where available) will display a photo in a separate window.

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FCa 9900-9908

FCb 9800-9849 FMa 9900-9999 FMb 9600-9899

FMc 9700-9774

FMd 9556-9599 Click for Photo! FMe 9200-9249 FMf 9400-9449

FMg 9000-9099

FMh 9100 FMj 9300-9356 FMk 9600-9614

FMl 9650-9679

FMm 9275-9280 FMn 9400-9443 FMo 9450-9479

FWa 99000-99012

FWb 99005-99007 FWd 99045-99049 FWe 99050

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Did You Know?

March 1, 1948
The "Wall Street" begins service between Philadelphia and Jersey City, hauled by new G-3 Pacific locomotives and featuring new two-toned green cars.


Operations Information

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Operations Paperwork

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Timetables, Rulebooks, Etc.

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Rolling Stock Reference

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