FY&PRR Passenger Cars coach

Manufacturer:American Flyer
Manufacturer ID:24720
Category:Passenger Cars (coach)
Road Name:FY&PRR
Road Number:20
Year Introduced:1959
The FY&PRR coach cars were produced from 1959 through 1961 in five variations. "FY&PRR" stands for "Fifty Years of Progress in Railroading". The first variation, produced in 1959, has yellow painted sides and ends. The second variation, produced in 1959, has a shiny black roof and unpainted yellow plastic sides and ends. The third variation, shown in the background of the, has a dull black roof, and yellow plastic sides and ends. The fourth, which has yellow plastic sides and ends, and lacks the words "AMERICAN FLYER LINES" on the side. The fifth variation, shown in the foreground in the photo, is an early production model that was part of the promotional "One of the FIRST 50" set, and as such it has yellow painted sides and end, and, like the fourth variation, lacks the wording "AMERICAN FLYER LINES".
Photo
model owned by Ted Hamler
photo © Ted Hamler

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