srlx 5839

739f8a8fc50c9dfb40d7817f2bd386b0 swift galleriesThe Swift fleet (S.R.L.X.) was part of the General American Transportation Corp. (wood car division) fleet.

Although I have not researched their paint schemes for absolute accuracy, someone posted the following information to the Atlas HO Scale Forum in July 2005:


swiftEarly - Orange or yellow with a small Swift herald. Conservative lettering.







srlx 58391949ish - Classic red sides with white billboard SWIFT.






1958 - Silver car with the red 'bar' with SWIFT appeared.






swift late1959 - Silver car changed; now had the red ball with Swifts Premium on it.

HO Scale Models

Rapido offers the 1940s and 1950s scheme.