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Amtrak Heritage Specialty Baggage Car #1763
La Junta, CO
November 11th, 2014
Southwest Chief #3
Phase VI
The Budd Company
Southern Pacific Lines
4017, 4425
SP 2362
Digital Photo
Canon EOS 60D
Tamron (Canon) 17-50mm
f2.8 Zoom Lens

f8.0 @ 1/250th sec
ISO 200


Built by Budd as a 44 seat Coach for the Southern Pacific in 1954 and numbered 2362. Conveyed to Amtrak in 1971 and numbered 4425. Converted to Head-End Power from Steam Heat in April 1981 and renumbered 4017. Converted to a Baggage Car in December 2000 and renumbered 1763. Historical information about this car provided by