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A boxcar is a North American railroad car that is enclosed and generally used to carry freight. ... The most common boxcars are 50'-6" to 60'-9" in length, 9'-4" to 9'- 6" wide, and 10'-10" to 11' high. A hi-roof boxcar is 13' in height. These are ...

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May 4, 2008 ... It could range from 8 ft to 12 ft high inside, from 40 to 40' 6' long inside ... All my life I judged everything by a 40 foot boxcar( lived in a railway ...

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Boxcars carry a wide range of products, including rolled paper, pulp, newsprint, metals, building materials, appliances, food products, or any bagged and ...

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The M&H concept is often credited as being the first type of boxcar and the railroad went on to build a small fleet of the cars, which could be loaded from one end ...

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Outside Length of Car, Range from 55 to 60 feet. Cubic Capacity, Range from 4,950 to 7,300 cubic feet. Gross Weight on Rail, Range from 263,000 to 286,000  ...

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A hi-roof boxcar is 13' in height. These are inside dimensions. Corresponding exterior dimensions would be 55'-5" to 67'-11" in length, and ...

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The Holocaust Museum & Education Center of Southwest Florida's boxcar was acquired in ... This boxcar was in the service of the German Railway System during the ... Q. What was the average length of time someone spent in a boxcar?

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Jun 21, 2015 ... A shrinking supply of that once-ubiquitous symbol of U.S. economic might, the railroad boxcar, is creating problems for paper goods and other ...

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Jews from Germany and German-occupied Europe were deported by rail to the ... •Total length 31 feet 6 inches (9.6 meters); interior space for deportees 26 feet ...

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Jun 21, 2015 ... The railroads are backing a standard boxcar model that is 60 feet long, with maximum loaded weight of 286,000 pounds--10 feet longer and ...