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Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 84702

Circus flat car (Red Unit)

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Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 84702 Circus flat car (Red Unit) in the Galewood yard with Industrial silos in the background.

(RBBX 84702, Industrial silos, RBBX, Circus flat cars, RBBX Red Unit, Circus, other, photographed on 20 November 1999 at Galewood yard).     Image size is available.

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Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 84702 Circus flat car (Red Unit) in the Galewood yard.

(RBBX 84702, Industrial silos, RBBX, Circus flat cars, RBBX Red Unit, Circus, other, photographed on 20 November 1999 at Galewood yard).     Image size is available.

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Consolidated stencil panel on Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 84702 Circus flat car (Red Unit).

(RBBX 84702, Panels, RBBX, Circus flat cars, RBBX Red Unit, Circus, other, photographed on 20 November 1999 at Galewood yard).     Image size is available.

RBBX 84702: RBBB car type flat, carbon steel car body (CS), built in 1969 by Bethlem as Grand Trunk Western Railroad 303074, acquired by RBBB in 1989, numbered RBBX 84702. 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 80702: 2 IN HF COMP SHOES, BLT 10-68. [20 November 1999]

Equipment characteristics of RBBX 84702: AAR car type M530 (M-O-W, Scale, Passenger, Caboose, and End-of-train information systems), plate type B, tare weight 71,200 pounds, total gross weight allowed 200,000 pounds, load limit 100 pounds, external dimensions (length 94' 6", width 10' 0", height 6' 0"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, November 1999]

Railcar fleet details for RBBX 84702: 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: 10 ft 0 in; Outside Extreme Height: 6 ft 0 in; Height of Extreme Width: 3 ft 11 in; Plate Clearance: B; Tare Weight: 71,200 lbs. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, December 1999]

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