Originated From
AOL Search

When did the Dispatch Shops in East Rochester, NY start making their proprietary DSI box car ends?

When did the Dispatch Shops in East Rochester, NY start making their proprietary DSI box car ends?

Liked this question? Tell your friends about it

3 Answers

Order by
Oldest to Newest
Newest to Oldest
Votes

Hi,

I'm sorry but I'm not quite sure I unerstood the question.

Dispatch Shops Inc (DSI). in East Rochested, NY, owned by the New York Central Railroad, made and modified railroad box cars.  Sometime between the 1920's and 1940's DSI developed a specific type of presses steel box car end.  It was called the "DSI END".  I am trying to find out, as close as possible, when this propritary "DSI END" was first developed by DSI.  Thanks

Try contacting this museum. They should have some helpful information:

Empire State Railway Museum, Inc.

845.688.7501

P.O. Box 455 ·
Phoenicia, New York
12464-0455

 

 

Related Questions

Other people asked questions on similar topics, check out the answers they received:

Asked: In box does not show subject

In box does not show subject

Asked: Where in US or China can I find jewelry box latch ...

Chinese rosewood jewelry box latch

Asked: NsYNC lunch box and its value

NsYNC lunch box and its value

More Questions

What cars have a 325 gear in them (Fords stock only)

I don't know what cars came with them but the Ford 9 inch was the most popular rear end for most race cars, of all makes, for the very reason it was strong and came with many sets of ratio's.

How many have started and ended their career with the ny yankees?

Not very many have played only for the New York Yankees and more than 5 years in the major leagues. Whitey Ford is one. Lou Gehrig is another. Joe DiMaggio. Mickey Mantle. Earle Combs. Bill Dickey. Phil Rizzuto. Thurman Munson. Don Mattingly. Ron Guidry. Mel Stottlemyre. Babe Ruth, of ...

Seasonal tires better for your car in the winter or winter tires?

I drive my all season tires in winter only with little snow outside. When it's a lot of it, it's very tricky to control the car, to brake and accelerate. next winter I will definitely get new winter tires!