A view of the steel boxcar lower corner, poling cup and coupler. Notice that the poling cup casting is cracked - cracking is often seen on a variety of EBT freight cars, as this casting holds together the side and end frame at this point.

Photo taken Friday afternoon, April 5th., 2002 by Jim Vliet.

All photographs are copyright 2002 by James A. Vliet. All Rights Reserved.