LIRR Ballast Hoppers
 Class HT: Open top self-clearing car, having fixed sides and ends and bottom consisting of three or more divided hoppers with doors hinged crosswise of car and dumping between rails.
LI 6100-6162 Within the 6100-6162 series 13 rib we have early delivered version and an extended version 15 rib series :  LI 6160-6162 

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08/18/07 Port Jefferson  Photo: John Volpi

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10/10/03  Smithtown  Photo: John Volpi


LI 6100-6162 13 rib series LI Ballast Hoppers  #6112 at North Haven, CT  6/23/96
Photo: Richard Louderback, Archive: Dave Keller   


LIRR Ballast Hopper #6131 at Fresh Pond Junction Fresh Pond, NY 11/11/99
Photo: Al Tillotson, Archive: Dave Keller 


LI 6160-6162 15 rib series LI Ballast Hoppers  #6161 extended side at LI City, NY 10/21/07
Photo: John McCluskey

Note: Is this a rebuild of the LI #6160-6162 last three cars with additional capacity and ribs added?


LI 100015-100034  11 ribs 3 center ribs close together series LI Ballast Hoppers #100034 at Port Jefferson, NY  9/21/2003 Photo: John Volpi

Seeking photos and information for series: LI 6001-6005 and LI 6050-6086

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 West Yard Port Jefferson 9-23-03
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LI #6122 Port Jefferson 09/01
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LI #6137 Smithtown 10/10/03
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LI #6147 Farmingdale 09/20/03
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LI #6151 Smithtown 01/11/07
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LI #6160 Port Jefferson 09/03
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Inside Brace 10/06
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Truck 10/18/06 Smithtown
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Lube Plate 0/06 Smithtown
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LI #100028 Smithtown 10/03
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LI #100034 Port Jefferson 09/21/03
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LI #6137 Dump Controls Smithtown 10/2001 Photo: John Volpi
All photos this section: John Volpi