This “crane car” was built in 1964 by General Steel Industries, Inc., of Granite City, IL. It was used by the Missouri Pacific RR as an “idler car” for a crane (such as OGE No. 2299) when in transit.
The car was donated to the ORM by the Union Pacific RR. Length: 60 ft. Light weight: 72,900 lbs. Capacity: 147,000 lbs.