Passenger Cars of the South Park

Coach-Baggage #8 - Page 2

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U.P. 1885 DL&G 1889 C&S 1899 C&S 1906
Chair car #8 Coach-baggage #702 #702 #124 #27


PHOTOGRAPHS & PLANS

(Photos with Source and Page in blue are best to show car details.)

# DATE PHOTOG. LOCATION SOURCE PAGE C REMARKS
(1) 1897 C.H. Scott Alpine Tunnel Station Chappell 141(d) MF DL&G coach-baggage #702
Digerness2 341(u) RR
Ferrell/C&S 17(d) NA
Ferrell/SoPk 147(d) MF
Helmers 181(u) VH
Poor 317(u) FR
Speas 74(d) RR
(2) c. 1910 Unknown Old Baldwin Chappell 151 GC Coach-baggage DL&G #702 or C&S #124
Ferrell/SoPk 285 MF

We know of no drawings of this car.

C&S coach-baggage car #27

Car diagram for C&S coach-baggage car #27 updated through 1916. (Note that this is not a scale drawing.) Click pic for enlargement.


SUMMARY

DSP&P No. #8
1885 U.P. No. #702
1889 DL&G No. #702
1899 C&S No. #124
1906 C&S No. #27
Car Type Chair (1879)
Coach-baggage (1885)
Capacity 12 seats (1885)      14 seats (1906)
Delivery Date December 1879
Acquired From DSP&P Denver shops
Length Over Endsills 40'-4"
Length Over Buffers 46'-3" (1916, with one platform)
Truck Centers 30'-4"
Wheel Size 26"
Truck Wheelbase 5'-0" (1916)
Width 8'-0"
Height of Body 9'-2" (1916)
Body Above Rails 36" (1916)
Clear Opening of Door 3'-11" x 5'-4"
Weight 17 tons (1912)      38,460 lbs. (1916)
Platform Roof Broken duckbill (1897)
Heating Stoves
Lighting Oil lamps
Interior Finish Ash painted and grained oak
Termination Date February 1923
Termination Method Sold to Herr-Rubicon Supply


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13 April 2006

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