Passenger cars in Olean?

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Passenger cars in Olean?

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I did a quick search on rr.net and didn't see anything. Who are the line of passenger cars for in Olean Yard? The movie? Thanks.

Charles

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Re: Passenger cars in Olean?

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Here is a shot of them.

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Re: Passenger cars in Olean?

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I didn't see them before, but I wonder if it's the same group of cars purchased last year from a location near Meadville. I know they were in Olean at some point last year, but I don't know if they ever left. There were quite a few yellow (UP Armor yellow?) cars in that group.

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Re: Passenger cars in Olean?

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Those are the same group that I photographed on 2/13/09 in Olean. I wonder why they are still there, Or.. Have they left, and returned again?

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Re: Passenger cars in Olean?

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At first glance, they looked like former Long Island P72's... But my eyes decieved me. Standard Budd cars... Where they came from, and what they're for, Is beyond me.
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Re: Passenger cars in Olean?

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The coaches are former UP built by Pullman, they have aluminum skin. The Alaska RR ran some of these several years ago.


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