Northern Pacific Refrigerator Cars

Manufacturer:American Flyer
Manufacturer ID:647
Category:Refrigerator Cars
Road Name:Northern Pacific
Road Number:647
Similar to #947, except that this one has link couplers.
Photo
model owned by Steve Terni
photo © Steve Terni
Manufacturer:American Flyer
Manufacturer ID:947
Category:Refrigerator Cars
Road Name:Northern Pacific
Road Number:947
Year Introduced:1953
The #947 was produced from 1953 through 1957 and has three variations. One variation has a two-piece brake wheel. The second variation, as shown in the photo, has a one-piece brake wheel. The third variation made in 1957 and 1958 has a one-piece brake wheel, a slot and screw hole in the body ends, and the lettering on the side that reads, "CLOSE & LOCK DOOR BEFORE MOVING CAR".
Photo
model owned by Ted Hamler
photo © Ted Hamler
Manufacturer:American Flyer
Manufacturer ID:24409
Category:Refrigerator Cars
Road Name:Northern Pacific
Road Number:24409
Year Introduced:1958
Was in the catalog as being for sale individually, and was also included in sets. Only one variation was made of this model.
Photo
model owned by Ted Hamler
photo © Ted Hamler

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