Refrigerator Car, Ice

Manufacturer:American Flyer
Manufacturer ID:947
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Road Name:Northern Pacific (NP)
Road Number:947
Model Introduced:1953
Finishpainted & lettered
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 © Ted Hamler

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