• Question about "Great Dome" car

  • Discussion relating to the BN, and its predecessors GN, NP, CB&Q, SP&S, SL-SF, and their subsidiaries. Visit the Friends of the Burlington Northern for more information.
Discussion relating to the BN, and its predecessors GN, NP, CB&Q, SP&S, SL-SF, and their subsidiaries. Visit the Friends of the Burlington Northern for more information.
  by TCurtin
 
What kind of trucks were under a GNRR "Great Dome" car? Were they 61-NO outside swing hanger trucks? (I think one of the "great dome" cars, and I do not know which RR, had the 61-NO trucks) Also, what did a great dome weigh?