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Amtrak Superliner I Coach Baggage #31019
Chicago, IL
 
June 14th, 2021
 
Southwest Chief #4
 
Phase VI
 
Pullman-Standard
1980
31519, 31019
 
Digital Photo
 
Canon EOS 90D
 
Canon 24-105mm EF
f4.0L IS Zoom Lens
f9.0 @ 1/400th sec
ISO 200
A99-3446



Built in 1980 as a 62 seat 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 April 1997 and renumbered 31519. Converted back into a standard coach baggage car in October 2004 and renumbered back ot 31019 after Amtrak eliminated smoking onboard most trains. Historical information about this car provided by www.amtrakbythenumbers.com.