Niles Canyon Railway #3475

NCRY 3475  Side dump  Magor Car Corp., 1953, Model #A-3050

36′ / Pneumatic side dump, 30 cubic yards (50 ton) capacity / (Weight unknown)

History:    United States Navy (USN) #61-03475, Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Vallejo, CA; Acquired by PLA, 1996; Repainted and lettered NCRy #3475 for photo freight and MOW service in 2004.  In service, Brightside, CA

The #3475 tipped as to dump its load out of the side of the car. The car can tip in either direction depending on where the load needs to be deposited.
Demonstration of #3475 dumping.