Details - Chicago Burlington & Quincy Motor Cars

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serial  56
mc  145
Old_num  X
Number  731
Class  ED-3B
Type  BM
Builder  EMC-Pullman
Date  8/28
Floor  50103
Power  EMC 120
Diesel  
Lot  6145
Plan  7183
Length  65'
general  None
smoking  None
Baggage  39' 9½"
RPO  15' 2"
Engine  10' 0½"
Vestibule  None
General  None
Smoking  None
Toilets  None
H_P  275
Control  Single
Reference  #24-11553-C
Old_Numbers  X
New_Numbers  9731
No  
Conv  
Date  8/28
Number  731
Type  BM
Date  8/28
Photos  
Diagram  
     
Disposal_Comments:     None

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-SpringfieldĀ  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 1929Ā 

 

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
  ( ) =Ā  similar floor plan or photo, or number change only