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Dome Coach

Built by PS in 1958 for the City of St. Louis train. Ex Union Pacific 7011.

On AT, the car was configured with 36 seats on the lower level and 20 seats in the dome.

To AT 707 in 1973. Sold to Merill Ervin in 1981. Sold to John P. McGoff in 1983 and numbered 7007 (800558). Sold in 1991 to Reading Blue Mountain & Northern. Painted dark green as their #3 CATAWISSA of "Reading & Northern Railway". To Ferrocaril Mexicano as FXE 149015 in 1999. (Thanks to Philip Dohmen for clearing up the history of this car!)

Image: Bill Folsom, courtesy of Bob Folsom

Auto-Train Dome-Coach


Seen in transit at Dolton, Illinois, 6/4/1983.

Image: Tom Golden, Sam Beck collection

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