PENNSYRR.COM by Jerry Britton


The H33 covered hopper was built by Altoona April through June 1953. The 200 cars were of an all-welded design and were similar to ACF 1958 cu ft hopper but not the same. It featured an overhanging roof eave, five roof ribs, Z brace side stakes, and roller bearing trucks.


Cars on the PRR roster (as listed in the Official Railway Equipment Register (ORER)):

Class Car Number AAR Class PRR Oct 44 PRR Oct 48 PRR Apr 52 PRR Oct 53 PRR Oct 58 PRR Oct 63 PRR Apr 68
H33 255850 256049 LO - - NEW 200 200 199 199
Roster data compiled by Rich Orr. From



H33 hopper car 255917 with Hyatt heavy duty bearings

Funaro & Camerlengo offers the H33.

8110LargeThe Funaro & Camerlengo H33 hopper.