28 November 1998
The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus train at the Galewood Yard.
Harold Kept many of his photos on sites which no longer exist.
|Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus 41402 Circus passenger car (Blue Unit) tied-down in the Galewood rail yard.|
RBBX 41402, RBBX, Circus 41000 series, RBBX Blue Unit, Circus, photographed on 28 November 1998 at Galewood rail yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD7 digital camera [railfan/1998/11/98b28o26.jpg]
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RBBX 41402: RBBB car type coach, stainless steel car body (SS), built in 1954 by Budd as Baltimore & Ohio Railroad 7103, acquired by RBBB in 1970, numbered RBBX 41402. In 1999 it was located with the Blue Unit with house number 194. [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.]
Addition: RBBX 41402 was built as Baltimore & Ohio 7103 "Kingfisher".
[courtesy of Jack Deasy, Alexandria (Virginia), December 1999.]
Car markings on RBBX 41402: Circus Blue Train 1998 house number 194. [November 1998]
Equipment characteristics of RBBX 41402: AAR car type M530 (M-O-W, Scale, Passenger, Caboose, and End-of-train information systems), plate type B, tare weight 139,400 pounds, total gross weight allowed 220,000 pounds, load limit 80,600 pounds, external dimensions (length 85' 6", width 10' 6", height 14' 3"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, October 1999]
Railcar fleet details for RBBX 41402: 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 3 in; Height of Extreme Width: 7 ft 0 in; Plate Clearance: B; Draft Gear: 5; Tare Weight: 139,400 lbs. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, November 1999]
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