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Let us take some of the stress out of holiday gift buying this season by giving you more time to qualify for price adjustments. Price adjustments on purchases are available 10/8/2022 until 12/25/22. If an item you buy has a price reduction before Christmas, we will credit the difference upon request, so you can shop confidently knowing your price is guaranteed.
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The Great Northern Railway built many of its boxcars in its own
company shops in Saint Cloud, Minnesota. Included in these were
two groups of boxcars in 1953 and 1955. These cars had six-foot
doors, diagonal panel roof and twelve-panel riveted sides with
straight sills. Between the two groups nearly 1000 cars were built.
The first group, series 21450-21939 built in 1953, utilized the then
current early improved dreadnaught end. The later group, series
5000-5499 built in 1955, were built with the updated late improved
dreadnaught end – the difference between the two being the main
Both groups were delivered in the Great Northern’s mineral brown
scheme with a large goat herald. Over the years cars from these
groups were repainted into the various colorful schemes that the
GN developed through the late 1950s and into the 1960s.
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