Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 42008
Circus passenger car (Red Unit)
Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 42008 Circus passenger car (Red Unit) in Galewood yard.
Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 42008 Circus passenger car (Red Unit) as dusk sets in Galewood yard.
RBBX 42008: RBBB car type coach, aluminum car body (AL), built in 1950 by Pullman as Union Pacific Railroad 5417, acquired by RBBB in 1972, numbered RBBX 42008. In 1999 it was located with the Red Unit with house number 9. [Source: 1999 Circus Train Consist list, Domestic Transportation Department, Feld Entertainment, Inc., Ringling Brothers and Barnum Bailey Combined Shows Inc., revised 7/12/99, printed 10/13/99.]
Car markings on RBBX 42008: Circus Red Train 1999 house number 9. [20 November 1999]
Equipment characteristics of RBBX 42008: AAR car type M530 (M-O-W, Scale, Passenger, Caboose, and End-of-train information systems), plate type B, tare weight 126,400 pounds, total gross weight allowed 220,000 pounds, load limit 93,600 pounds, external dimensions (length 85' 6", width 10' 6", height 14' 8"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, November 1999]
Railcar fleet details for RBBX 42008: Maintenance of Way, Scale, Passenger, Caboose and End-of-Train, Mechanical Designation: PS; Outside Length: 85 ft 6 in; AAR Car Type Code: M530; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 6 in; Outside Extreme Height: 14 ft 8 in; Height of Extreme Width: 7 ft 1 in; Plate Clearance: B; Draft Gear: 5; Tare Weight: 126,400 lbs. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, December 1999]
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