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Box cars (Qbfmkfcb)

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Railcars with roof and enclosed sides with doors placed in sides or sides and end. Used for general service and especially for lading which must be protected from the weather. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
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Covered freight cars (Qbfmkfc)
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