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Amtrak Superliner I Coach Baggage #31020
Chicago, IL
 
November 10th, 2014
 
Coach Yard Photo
 
Phase IVb
 
Pullman-Standard
1980
31520, 31020
 
Digital Photo
 
Canon EOS 60D
 
Tamron (Canon) 18-200mm
f3.5-6.3 Zoom Lens
f11.0 @ 1/250th sec
ISO 200
688-1638



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 January 1997 and renumbered 31520. Converted back into a standard coach baggage car in August 2005 and renumbered back ot 31020 after Amtrak eliminated smoking onboard most trains. Historical information about this car provided by www.amtrakbythenumbers.com.