Monitor Works
40' Single Sheathed Wood Boxcar

 

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Single car, road number 1212,  marked Silver Creek, N.Y. Return to NYC&StL (Nickel Plate Road) designation.

Above is single car, road number 1212,  marked Silver Creek, N.Y. Return to NYC&StL (Nickel Plate Road) designation. Shown with optional diecast 3-rail trucks.

Single car, road number 1225, marked Tillsonburg, Ont. Return to CA-SO (Canada Southern) designation.

Above is single car, road number 1225, marked Tillsonburg, Ont. Return to CA-SO (Canada Southern) designation. Shown with optional 2-rail trucks and scale couplers.

Single car, road number 1207, ‘Tis the Season slogan, Return to B&LETCo. (Buffalo & Lake Erie Traction Company) designation. 10th in a series of Season's Greetings cars. Shown with optional 3-rail diecast trucks.

Huntley Manufacturing Co., Monitor Works, Silver Creek, N.Y.

Above is logo drawing for Huntley Manufacturing Co., Monitor Works, Silver Creek, N.Y.

#OH82A, B, Set, and #OHP10

Monitor Works (W.O.R.X.)

40' Single Sheathed Wood Boxcars

  • TRUE Limited Edition: Only 27 'Tis the Season cars were produced.
  • Only 73 cars were produced for the other two numbers, or to make sets of 3.
  • Project date: 12-2007.
  • Sold out: 7-2008.
  • Road numbers 1207, 1212, 1225. (See photo captions.) 
  • Accurately modeled in 1:48 O Scale.
  • Custom decorated on Weaver / Quality Craft carbodies.
  • Made from original Crown molds.
  • Decorator: Hayter-Weaver Inc.
  • Art Director: Thomas G. J. Gascoigne.
  • Graphic Designer: John Thomas Slater.
  • Straw Yellow car sides.
  • Black and red lettering and graphics.
  • Oxide red ends and roof.
  • "Prototype" built date: 6-16.
  • TrainResource.com Historical Notes:
    These are commemorative cars. Established in 1879, the Monitor Works of the Huntley Manufacturing Company was the world’s largest manufacturer of high quality grain and seed cleaning machinery as well as a major producer of peanut and coffee roasting machines.

To see other Season's Geetings cars:

Next: To 2008 car > 2008 Season's Greetings Car

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