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Freight Cars

AC&F 1926 Chicago North Shore & Milwaukee 1002
AC&F 1926
Chicago North Shore & Milwaukee 1002
Description:NE Wood Caboose

Equipment Information

North Shore Line 1002 is a typical railroad caboose designed for general freight service on the NSL interurban line. It was built with a cupola on the roof to provide the conductor better visibility over his train but this was removed during a rebuilding.

Builder: American Car & Foundry Company
Year Built: 1926
Length: 37ft 9in
Width: 9ft 6in
Height: 11ft 6in
Weight: 38300 lbs
Brakes: H
Trucks: Huntoon Archbar
Description: Wood Caboose
Arrived: 1963
Condition: Incomplete / unrestored / not operational

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