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Southern Pacific Freight Car Specification Sheet 5

Double-Door Box cars - 1964


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Car Series
Numbers
SP & SSW
(Cotton Belt)
No.
of Cars
Capacity Inside Dimensions Outside Dimensions Door Opening Load Protection Devices
Cubic Feet Nominal
Pounds
Average
Light
Weight
Average
Load Limit
See heavier Loading Footnote (1)
Length Width Height Length (2) Width Height Max. Width Max. Height Double Door
Arrangement
SP 200000
to 200586
345 3,848 100,000 50,400 126,600 40' 6" 9' 2" 10' 4" 41' 9" 10' 8" 15' 0" 14' 0" 9' 8" Sliding Staggered None
SP 200588
to 201083
481 3,960 100,000 49,900 127,100 40' 6" 9' 4" 10' 5" 41' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 14' 7" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 205023
to 205234 (3)
12 4,350 100,000 61,200 115,800 50' 1" 8' 8" (3) 10' 0" 51' 5" 10' 7" 15' 6" 12' 0" (3) 9' 5" Sliding Staggered None
SP 205250
to 205377 (3)
10 4,506 100,000 62,500 114,500 50' 0" 9' 0" (3) 10' 0" 51' 6" 10' 8" 15' 7" 12' 0" (3) 9' 5" Sliding Staggered None
SP 205416
to 205476
10 4,507 100,000 61,000 116,000 50' 1" 9' 0" 10' 0" 51' 6" 10' 8" 15' 7" 12' 0" 9' 5" Sliding Staggered None
SP 205494
to 206808
1,117 4,801 100,000 64,400 112,600 50' 6" 9' 2" 10' 4" 51' 9" 10' 8" 15' 1" 14' 6" 9' 6" Sliding Staggered None
SP 206809
to 207295
421 4,936 100,000 55,500 121,500 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 5" 51' 9" 10' 8" 15' 1" 14' 6" 9' 9" Sliding Staggered None
SP 207302
to 208408
729 4,963 100,000 61,200 115,800 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 14' 7" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 208050
to 209542
1,472 4,938 100,000 58,600 120,200 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 5" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 209550
to 210557
961 4,964 100,000 62,600 114,400 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 210558
to 211304
736 4,940 100,000 51,900 125,100 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 5" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 9" Sliding Staggered None
SP 211306
to 211651
331 4,964 100,000 57,400 119,600 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 212056
to 212220
162 4,964 100,000 57,400 119,600 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 212238
to 212804
336 4,982 100,000 56,500 120,500 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 212806
to 213027
221 4,964 100,000 57,400 119,600 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 213028
to 213891
684 4,982 100,000 56,500 120,500 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 213893
to 213941
47 5,899 100,000 57,700 119,300 50' 7" 9' 5" 12' 3" 51' 10" 10' 8" 16' 8" 15' 0" 10' 1" Sliding Centered None
SP 213942
to 214805
863 4,964 100,000 56,500 120,500 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 214806
to 215805
986 4,982 100,000 61,000 116,000 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 16' 0" 9' 10" Plug and Sliding Staggered Lading Strap Anchors
  1. Heavier loads are permitted when shipments move only on Southern Pacific lines (including Cotton Belt) and certain connecting carriers. For information, contact your nearest Southern Pacific Traffic representative.

  2. Coupled length may be obtained by adding 30" to the outside lengths shown.

  3. Cars also have end doors.


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Car Series
Numbers
SP & SSW
(Cotton Belt)
No.
of Cars
Capacity Inside Dimensions Outside Dimensions Door Opening Load Protection Devices
Cubic Feet Nominal
Pounds
Average
Light
Weight
Average
Load Limit
See heavier Loading Footnote (1)
Length Width Height Length (2) Width Height Max. Width Max. Height Double Door
Arrangement
SP 215806
to 216555
747 4,982 100,000 60,000 117,000 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 16' 0" 9' 9" Plug and Sliding Staggered Lading Strap Anchors
SP 217000
to 218099
827 4,963 100,000 60,200 116,800 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 16' 0" 9' 10" Plug and Sliding Staggered Lading Strap Anchors
SP 216206
to 219781
586 4,982 100,000 56,500 120,500 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered Lading Strap Anchors
SP 220000
to 220499
467 4,952 140,000 59,600 161,000 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 9" 10' 8" 15' 1" 16' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Centered Lading Strap Anchors
SP 615082
to 615122
3 5,899 100,000 57,700 119,300 50' 7" 9' 5" 12' 3" 51' 10" 10' 8" 16' 8" 15' 0" 10' 1" Sliding Centered None
SP 622000
to 622011
12 4,940 116,000 104,000 118,000 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 5" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 622100
to 622115
16 4,964 111,000 107,300 112,700 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 622200
to 622205
6 4,982 115,000 103,300 116,700 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 626100
to 626103
4 4,982 120,000 98,700 121,300 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 631001
to 631004
4 4,964 118,000 100,000 120,000 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 631200
to 631207
8 4,982 120,000 98,700 121,300 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SP 650000
to 650199
195 4,889 100,000 72,300 104,700 50' 6" 9' 2" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered DF
SP 657000
to 657005
6 4,910 140,000 71,200 148,800 50' 6" 9' 2" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered DF
SSW 46000
to 46199
60 3,991 100,000 50,400 126,600 40' 6" 9' 2" 10' 9" 42' 4" 10' 8" 15' 1" 7' 4" 9' 8" (4) Lading Strap Anchors
SSW 46200
to 46299
88 3,968 100,000 47,200 129,800 40' 6" 9' 3" 10' 6" 41' 10" 10' 8" 15' 0" 14' 6" 9' 11" Sliding Staggered None
SSW 46300
to 46449
117 3,982 100,000 45,400 131,600 40' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 41' 10" 10' 7" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
22 3,982 100,000 49,200 127,800 40' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 41' 10" 10' 7" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" DF
3 4,037 100,000 46,500 130,500 40' 6" 9' 5" 10' 6" 41' 10" 10' 7" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" DF
SSW 47000
to 47094
21 4,783 100,000 55,600 121,400 50' 6" 9' 2" 10' 4" 51' 9" 10' 8" 15' 0" 14' 6" 9' 9" Sliding Staggered None
24 4,963 100,000 49,300 127,700 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 52' 2" 10' 8" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" None
3 4,907 100,000 58,800 118,200 50' 6" 9' 3" 10' 6" 52' 2" 10' 8" 15' 1" 7' 0" 9' 10" (4) PD Lining
  1. Heavier loads are permitted when shipments move only on Southern Pacific lines (including Cotton Belt) and certain connecting carriers. For information, contact your nearest Southern Pacific Traffic representative.

  2. Coupled length may be obtained by adding 30" to the outside lengths shown.

  3. Cars also have end doors.

  4. Cars have one door blocked each side.


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Car Series
Numbers
SP & SSW
(Cotton Belt)
No.
of Cars
Capacity Inside Dimensions Outside Dimensions Door Opening Load Protection Devices
Cubic Feet Nominal
Pounds
Average
Light
Weight
Average
Load Limit
See heavier Loading Footnote (1)
Length Width Height Length (2) Width Height Max. Width Max. Height Double Door
Arrangement
SSW 47100
to 47199
96 4,965 100,000 50,200 126,800 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 6" 52' 2" 10' 7" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SSW 47200
to 47249
48 4,860 100,000 57,400 119,600 50' 6" 9' 2" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 6" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered None
SSW 47250
to 47274
24 4,889 100,000 73,400 103,600 50' 6" 9' 2" 10' 6" 51' 10" 10' 6" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 10" Sliding Staggered DF 19 Belt
SSW 47275
to 47474
117 4,927 100,000 56,900 120,100 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 5" 51' 10" 10' 6" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 9" Sliding Staggered None
49 4,839 100,000 74,600 102,400 50' 6" 9' 2" 10' 5" 51' 10" 10' 6" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 9" DF 19 Belt
26 4,839 100,000 65,100 111,900 50' 6" 9' 2" 10' 5" 51' 10" 10' 6" 15' 1" 8' 0" 9' 9" (4) DF
3 4,839 100,000 66,900 110,100 50' 6" 9' 2" 10' 5" 51' 10" 10' 6" 15' 1" 8' 0" 9' 9" DF 19 Belt
SSW 47475
to 47974
475 4,927 100,000 56,400 120,600 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 5" 51' 10" 10' 6" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 9" Sliding Staggered None
SSW 47975
to 48274
296 4,928 100,000 60,400 116,600 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 5" 51' 10" 10' 6" 15' 1" 16' 0" 9' 8" Plug and Sliding Staggered Lading Strap Anchors
SSW 48275
to 48474
199 4,928 100,000 59,600 117,400 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 5" 51' 10" 10' 6" 15' 1" 16' 0" 9' 9" Plug and Sliding Staggered Lading Strap Anchors
SSW 49000
to 49021
22 4,927 140,000 59,400 160,600 50' 6" 9' 4" 10' 5" 51' 10" 10' 6" 15' 1" 15' 0" 9' 9" Sliding Staggered None
  1. Heavier loads are permitted when shipments move only on Southern Pacific lines (including Cotton Belt) and certain connecting carriers. For information, contact your nearest Southern Pacific Traffic representative.

  2. Coupled length may be obtained by adding 30" to the outside lengths shown.

  3. Cars also have end doors.

  4. Cars have one door blocked each side.


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