Monstanto Chemicals Company
—1940 —Built by American Car & Foundry Company for Monsanto, this 8,000 gallon, double hull car was designed for transporting concentrated nitric acid, which is extremely corrosive. The inner tank is constructed of an aluminum alloy, which is protected by a cushion of air and a steel outer shell. Donated in 1961 by the Monsanto Chemicals Company.
|Placed By||Museum of Transportation|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, April 28th, 2019 at 8:04am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 721001 N 4272252|
|Decimal Degrees||38.57126667, -90.46320000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 34.276', W 90° 27.792'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 34' 16.56" N, 90° 27' 47.52" W|
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