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Amtrak Superliner I Coach Baggage #31015
Chicago, IL
 
November 10th, 2014
 
City Of New Orleans #58
 
Phase IVb
 
Pullman-Standard
1980
31515, 31015
 
Digital Photo
 
Canon EOS 60D
 
Tamron (Canon) 18-200mm
f3.5-6.3 Zoom Lens
f11.0 @ 1/250th sec
ISO 200
688-1630



Built in 1980 as a coach with a baggage room occupying part of the lower level of the car. Converted into a smoker coach with an enclosed, ventilated smoking room built inside the baggage room in January 1997 and renumbered 31515. Converted back into a standard coach baggage car in May 2005 and renumbered back to 31015 after Amtrak eliminated smoking onboard most trains. Historical information about this car provided by www.amtrakbythenumbers.com.