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OPEN TOP CAR [1 record]

Record 1 2012-03-05

English

Subject field(s)
  • Rolling Stock (Railroads)
DEF

Any of a group of cars with or without sides and ends, and with no roof, all being intended for transportation of commodities not requiring protection from the weather.

OBS

Flat, gondola and hopper cars are all classed as open top cars.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Matériel roulant (Chemins de fer)
OBS

wagon découvert : terme uniformisé par CP Rail.

Spanish

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