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Railroad Passenger and Baggage Cars

Budd 1936 Chicago Burlington & Quincy 4626
Budd 1936
Chicago Burlington & Quincy 4626
Description:Nebraska Zephyr Coach

Equipment Information

CB&Q 4626 “Vesta” is one of the five cars that make up the Nebraska Zephyr streamlined train. It is a full coach, designed as a “day coach” with comfortable seating for medium-distance transportation. The car is articulated at both ends, which means that it shares its trucks with the adjacent cars in the train and cannot be uncoupled.

Builder: Budd Mfg. Company
Year Built: 1936
Seats: 60
Length: 64ft
Width: 10ft 6in
Height: 12ft 10in
Weight: 63000 lbs
Brakes: HSC-D22
Trucks: Budd (Articulated)
Description: Coach Vesta
Arrived: 1968
Condition: Complete / restored / operational

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