Railroad Passenger and Baggage Cars

AC&F 1927 Chicago Burlington & Quincy 1554
AC&F 1927
Chicago Burlington & Quincy 1554

Equipment Information

CB&Q 1554 is a class BA-15 all-steel heavyweight baggage car. Cars like this were hauled in passenger trains and were used for carrying passengers’ luggage, express freight, and other less-than-car-load (LCL) shipments. This car was reassigned to maintenance-of-way (MOW) service in 1967, first on the CB&Q and then later on the Burlington Northern.

Builder: American Car & Foundry Company
Year Built: 1927
Length: 70ft 9in
Trucks: 6 Wheel Commonwealth
Description: Baggage / later CBQ 250045 / later BN 976184
Arrived: 2022
Condition: Complete / undergoing restoration / not operational

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