Charles Wales Photo, William Hopkins Collection, early 1948, Washington, DC

The Rock Island added 4,100 Modified 1937 AAR Box Cars to its roster between 1941 and 1945, all from Pressed Steel. Fifty of these cars were for express service. The information about the deliveries is as follows:

Built Series Start Series End No. of Cars Doors Notes
12/1941 20000 20039 40 Youngstown Allied Trucks
1941 20040 20049 10 Youngstown S-1-L Lateral Motion
1940 145000 145799 800 Youngstown
1940 145800 145999 200 Superior
1941 146000 147549 1550 Youngstown
1941 147550 147749 200 Superior
1945 148550 148799 250 Youngstown Duryea Underframe
1945 148800 149049 250 Superior Duryea Underframe

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