The Pennsy Modeler

In order to portray Pennsylvania Railroad and interchange partners as accurately as possible, this blog contains articles which are essentially notes to myself, but are shared should the community desire the same information.

Articles are sorted by modification date, so if an existing article receives an update it will be presented at the top of the list again.

RR 33019wl

Richfield Oil Corporation (ROX)

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Anchor Petroleum Company (ANPX)


Belcher Oil Company (EPX)


Kanotex Refining Company (KOTX)

 RR 33053awl

Shipper's Car Line Corp. (reporting marks SHPX, SERX, PCIX).

Shipper's provided tank car fleets for companies such as FMC Corporation, Phillips Petroleum, Silver Fox Lard Company, Pan-Am Oils, Mathieson Alkali Works, Bell Oil & Gas Co., Woburn Degreasing Company, King Taste Products, Wolf's Head Oil, 


Canfield Tank Car Line (CANX)


Stauffer Chemical Company (STLX)


The Solvay Process Company (1880–1985) was a pioneer chemical industry of the United States in the manufacture of soda ash and a major employer in Central New York. The company was the origin of the village of Solvay.


Cook Paint & Varnish Company (CPVX)


Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation (JLSX)