Frank's Roundhouse - Factory Errors
Documented on this page are some examples of factory errors.
Frank's Roundhouse # 22. Santa Fe boxcar with the Super Chief paint scheme double-stamped on the map side. Photos courtesy of the B. Trappen collection.
Frank's Roundhouse # 23. Southern Pacific boxcar with all yellow Overnight logo on this side and regular production red and yellow logo on the opposite side. Photo courtesy of the M. Smith collection.
Frank's Roundhouse # 42. Maine Central boxcar with a Frank's Roundhouse white box stamped "OARNGE" instead of "ORANGE". Photo courtesy of the B. Fetterman collection.
Frank's Roundhouse # 87. Pittsburgh and Lake Erie 21208 stock car. Road name abbreviation on car stamped incorrectly as "PL&E" rather than "P&LE." Often found in a white box stamped "85 P.&L.E. STOCK" instead of "87 P.&L.E. STOCK." Confirmation and photo requested of a correctly stamped car. Photo courtesy of the B. Trappen collection.