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Railroad Passenger and Baggage Cars

Standard 1927 Chicago & North Western 7700
Standard 1927
Chicago & North Western 7700
Description:Lightweight Commuter Combine

Equipment Information

C&NW 7700 is an all-steel combine, or combination passenger-baggage car. It was built for commuter service between Chicago and the suburbs to the west and north. Cars like this were used on commuter trains mainly for transporting passengers’ luggage and express items such as newspapers.

Builder: American Car & Foundry Company
Year Built: 1923
Seats: 70
Length: 80ft 10in
Width: 10ft 3in
Height: 13ft 6in
Weight: ??? lbs
Brakes: UC
Trucks: 4 Wheel
Description: Lightweight Coach/Baggage
Arrived: 1985
Condition: Complete / restored / operational

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