Details - Chicago Burlington & Quincy Motor Cars

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serial  165
mc  115
Old_num  588, 568, 9568
Number  9853
Class  ED2B
Type  PBM
Builder  EMC-St Louis
Date  10/36
Floor  21602
Power  EMC 120
Diesel  
Lot  6068
Plan  1445
Length  75'
general  17' 6"
smoking  5' 10"
Baggage  22' 7"
RPO  15' 2"
Engine  10' 0"
Vestibule  3' 10"
General  24
Smoking  10
Toilets  2
H_P  275
Control  Single
Reference  
Old_Numbers  588, 568, 9568
New_Numbers  3663
No  3663
Conv  PB
Date  10/36
Number  9853
Type  PBM
Date  10/36
Photos  BB3 14
Diagram  
     
Disposal_Comments:     Sold for scrap Erman-Howell 7/67

KEY

Class Explantion Builder Types Motors
ARA 1 = J G Brill Co. P = Passenger EMC 120 = 275 h.p.
ED = Gas electric 2 = St Louis Car Co. B = Baggage EMC 148 = 400 h.p.
EG = Gas only 3 = Pullman M = Mail (RPO) CAT 375 = 275 h.p.
  4 = H K Porter D = Dormitory LH685A = 400 h.p.
  (Edwards design) X = controls both ends A = Kelly-Springfield  60 h.p., repowered with Continental motor 103hp c1923/4
      B = Mack AC 64 h.p.
      C = 2 x 45 h.p. Buda motors
      D = 2 x 103 h.p., Continental 14-H
      E = 250 h.p. Brill-Westinghouse
      F = Porter 100 h.p. repowered with 220 h.p. EMC 106A in 1929 

 

Photo/Diagram References
BB = BRHS Burlington Bulletin FF = Fallen Flags web site
BR = BRHS miscellaneous photo gallery GC = Geocities web site
BT = Burlington in Transition JA = Jerry Appleman web site
C = BRHS Calendar MS = Mike Spoor book
CG = Mike Spoor's Color Guide MMT = Minnesota Museum of Transport web site
CT = Castle Graphics web site NE = North East Rail Fan web site
CR = Colorado Road QR = Quincy Route
DD = Don's Depot web site RF = Railfan web site
DW = Diesels West RO = BRHS Red Oak supplement to Zephyr
ED = Edwards Railway Motor Co. RR = RR Picture Archives web site
EW = Everywhere West - the Burlington Route Z = BRHS Zephyr
  ( ) =  similar floor plan or photo, or number change only