Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 80709
Circus flat car (Red Unit)
Consolidated stencil panel on Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 80709 Circus flat car (Red Unit).
Circus Train looking east, starting with Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 80705 Circus flat car (Red Unit), Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 84714 Circus flat car (Red Unit), and Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 84714 Circus flat car (Red Unit) in the Galewood yard.
RBBX 80709: RBBB car type flat, carbon steel car body (CS), built in 1968 by ACF, acquired new by RBBB in 1968, numbered RBBX 80709. In 1999 it was located with the Red Unit. [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 80709: 2 IN HF COMP SHOES. [20 November 1999]
Equipment characteristics of RBBX 80709: AAR car type M530 (M-O-W, Scale, Passenger, Caboose, and End-of-train information systems), plate type B, tare weight 74,900 pounds, total gross weight allowed 200,000 pounds, load limit 100 pounds, external dimensions (length 94' 6", width 8' 6", height 6' 0"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, November 1999]
Railcar fleet details for RBBX 80709: Maintenance of Way, Scale, Passenger, Caboose and End-of-Train, Mechanical Designation: PS; Outside Length: 94 ft 6 in; AAR Car Type Code: M530; Outside Extreme Width: 8 ft 6 in; Outside Extreme Height: 6 ft 0 in; Height of Extreme Width: 4 ft 0 in; Plate Clearance: B; Tare Weight: 74,900 lbs. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, December 1999]
|Roster of RBBB cars|
Train Consist of RBBB cars
History of RBBB cars
Year Built of RBBB cars
Year Acquired of RBBB cars
Builders of RBBB cars
Chicago Rail Photographs collection updated 8 December 2019 at 11:10. Photographs and text copyright © 1998-2000 Harold A. Driscoll, All Rights Reserved. Email address is provided exclusively for personal contact, but emphatically not for use for SPAM net.abuse.