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B1(2)

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1987 by Mike Smith

Air Brake Instruction Car

12/13/1923 by Pullman as a HW 6-3 sleeper

- PLM 'Burns' 6-3 sleeper

- GN B1(2) Acq. 9/26/1949;  converted 8/1952

To BN B1 1970. Retired 1983 and sold to Southwest Railroad Car Parts for use as office; to Grey Tuttle/ Waccamaw Coast Line RR; to Les Kasten; to Mike Smith 1991; to Mark Middlesworth, Extravaganza Events & Props 10/2001 Mark Middlesworth,  Extravaganza Events & Props Inc. 1610 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC Click for Yahoo! map

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B5(2)

 

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August 2,  2003

Rules Instruction Car 1916 by Pullman as a HW 16 section sleeper

- PLM [name unknown]

- PLM 6080(2) 16-section

   tourist sleeper (Re# 1945).

- GN B5(2) Acq. 11/1953;

   converted 11/1955

To BN B5 1970. Great Northern Golf Range

 

14630 Highway 65 NE, Ham Lake, MN Click for Yahoo! map Aug 2003

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Copyright 2005 Ben Ringnalda

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B1(2) in use for events.

B5(2) in use as office.