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Amtrak Heritage Baggage Car #1757
Schenectady, NY
 
February 7th, 2003
 
Lake Shore Limited #48
 
Phase IV
 
The Budd Company
1961
Union Pacific Railroad
 
1729, 4628, 4454
 
UP 5522
 
Kodak Ektachrome E100VS Pro
35mm Slide
Pentax ZX-M
 
50mm f2.0 Pentax Lens




151-05




Built by Budd as a 44 seat coach for the Union Pacific Railroad in 1961 and numbered 5522. Conveyed to Amtrak in 1971 and numbered 4454. Converted to Head-End Power from Steam Heat in July 1980 and renumbered 4628. Converted to a baggage car in June 1996 and renumbered 1729. Renumbered 1757 in April 2000 when set up to haul U.S. Mail only. Today, the car is used as a regular baggage car. Historical information about this car provided by www.amtrakbythenumbers.com.  
 
Depew, NY
 
March 13th, 2015
 
Lake Shore Limited #48
 
Phase IVb
 
The Budd Company
1961
Union Pacific Railroad
 
1729, 4628, 4454
 
UP 5522
 
Digital Photo
 
Canon EOS 60D
 
Tamron (Canon) 17-50mm
VC f2.8 Zoom Lens





f6.3 @ 1/500th sec
ISO 200





719-0084






Built by Budd as a 44 seat coach for the Union Pacific Railroad in 1961 and numbered 5522. Conveyed to Amtrak in 1971 and numbered 4454. Converted to Head-End Power from Steam Heat in July 1980 and renumbered 4628. Converted to a baggage car in June 1996 and renumbered 1729. Renumbered 1757 in April 2000 when set up to haul U.S. Mail only. Today, the car is used as a regular baggage car. Historical information about this car provided by www.amtrakbythenumbers.com.