Northern Pacific (NP) Refrigerator Car, Ice

Manufacturer:American Flyer
Manufacturer ID:24409
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Road Name:Northern Pacific (NP)
Road Number:24409
Model Introduced:1958
Finishpainted & lettered
Was in the catalog as being for sale individually, and was also included in sets. Only one variation was made of this model.
Photo
photo © Ted Hamler
Manufacturer:American Flyer
Manufacturer ID:647
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Road Name:Northern Pacific (NP)
Road Number:647
Finishpainted & lettered
Similar to #947, except that this one has link couplers.
Photo
photo © Steve Terni
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
photo © Ted Hamler
Manufacturer:Perma-Bilt
Manufacturer ID:9082
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Road Name:Northern Pacific (NP)
Product Type:Metal Kit
Finishunpainted
These kits consisted of a wooden framework (for the floor, two roof strips, end blocks, and spacer blocks), over which the pre-painted/lettered stamped metal sides, ends, roof, and roof walk were to be applied. These photos shows what a typical kit of theirs looks like.
Photo
Photo #2
photo © Jace Kahn
Manufacturer:S-Helper Service
Manufacturer ID:00686
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1927
Road Name:Northern Pacific (NP)
Road Number:900423
Model Introduced:2004
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
Also produced as SHS #00687 (road number 900684).
Photo
photo © (S-Helper Service stock photo)

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