Mth 7068026 santa fe g scale streamlined passenger. Santa fe open observation car south fork, colorado robert. In its last years of service it was paired with motor cars m. All of these trains had observation and dining cars the whole way. The superintendent visited all parts of his territory by placing his business car on the rear of the train, either passenger, local, or short through freight. Santa fe observation car stationery posted on october 22, 20 by train lover september 26, 20 this stationery doesnt have a train name, but the font makes it plain that it is for a prewar heavyweight train.
Pullman silver city 32 loungeopservation built in 1924 for the california limited. Some of the cars lasted into the 2000s on the oklahoma citydallas heartland flyer. Round end chair observation museum of the american railroad. What a wonderful array of silvery observation lounge and observation sleeper cars. The super chief, often referred to as the train of the stars, was frequently patronized by hollywood stars because of its fine accommodations, fine dinning and fast 39 hr. Union pacific business car kenefickassembled end car on excursion train. Capturing the spirit of this great train, our ho replica includes four new cars six authentic models in all that later served on other santa fe streamliners. It also can include features of a coach, lounge car, dining car, sleeping car or observation. Jan 25, 2007 for example, a passengeroriented road like the santa fe launched new streamliners in 1948 the texas chief and 1954 the san francisco chief without observation cars. Lionel santa fe aluminum vista observation car 6191. Passenger cars for lionel alco santafe pa set o gauge.
The super chief was one of the named passenger trains and the flagship of the atchison, topeka and santa fe railway. This site is detailed information about operation of passenger trains. Lambert later took up the line and added underbodies to all of them. It comes from the 1061502 set but i bought it as a oneoff in its own corrugated box. Find specifications for every 2015 hyundai santa fe xl. This is a model of a santa fe railroad streamliner observation car. Nib kato nscale santa fe 3240 corrugated observation car. The hilevel car had seating for 60 upstairs, plus 26 more in the downstairs kachina coffee shop. In may of 1950 puye became the first of these cars to be shopped at richmond. Super chief mcgill university school of computer science. This is an unused santa fe observation car number 3420.
Archived rolling stock photos the santa fe railway. This is the ho scale 85 budd observation santa fe by walthers. Also taken from santa fe plan bookreasonably accurate for atsf 3197, a oneofakind car. Beginning in 1945, dome cars were primarily used in the united states and canada, though a small number were constructed in europe for trans. Those interested in the santa fe as well as passenger train fans in general will find this book fascinating. We offer the finest complete detailing care available, backed by over 30 years of satisfied customers.
There are left and right side people silhouette inserts on the interior of the windows. Last call for santa fes celebrated hilevel cars classic. The 2020 hyundai santa fe feels roomy, with up to 44. Great deals on silver ho scale model railroad passenger cars. Observation car on the chief in the dodge city, ks train station in 1929. See all 2 formats and editions hide other formats and editions.
Here is a mth 7068026 santa fe streamlined passenger observation c. The streamline swallow tail lounge ends of the cars were squared off to allow the cars to operate midtrain. Passenger car history and consists santa fe passenger. The car has factoryinstalled complete interior details and interior lighting.
Passenger car history and consists santa fe passenger trains. Each car contains all of the features pioneered on lionel 15 cars such as a painted interior with overhead lighting, diecast metal sprung passenger trucks and. Lionel santa fe chief coach car 3155 o gauge passenger 630178 train 635244. Lionel 684765 angela trotta thomas christmas passenger cars 3 pack, blue, red, green. Get the best deals on k line passenger when you shop the largest online selection at. Shop online for 65 walthersmainline ho scale model train passenger cars at discounts up to. Jim czarneckis website devoted to the passenger cars of the atsf, bn, and bnsf.
For the vista series cars this was their only time through. Atsf vista valley 800020 ps corrugated plan 4115a 4 dr 1 dbr lounge be observation rblt. It also has a lighted marker light and a lighted drumhead. Hobbylinc carries 36 santa fe ho scale model train passenger cars at discounts up to 28%. It was rebuilt as 203739, bunk car, in 1973 and sold to a private owner in saugus, ca. Our clients are very particular about the vehicles they drive and the condition they are kept in. Thebetahtakin class cars were to come through these shops again and receive a. Model passenger service in minutes at walthersmainline prices. Walthers rolling stock new york central 1948 20th century limited streamlined cars assembled. Lionel silver o scale model railroad passenger cars for. The most popular santa fe ho scale model train passenger cars brands include walthers mainline, concor, bachmann, walthers, and rapido trains inc. Kato usa model train products santa fe super chief car set. Santa fe auto detail autodetail, automotive service. Walthersmainline ho scale model train passenger cars.
With restoration completed, the car took its inaugural run to tecate, mexico on november 23, 2002. Below are cars of interest to the santa fe modeler. In the 1920s and 30s, there were typically four trains in each direction, some with through pullmans and parlor cars. The clear plastic that covers the top of the box opening is missing. Buddbuilt design, has window pattern of california zephyr cars, but similar to buddbuilt sleepers of other. Angeles, and santa fes line to san diego became a secondary line.
The most popular santa fe ho scale model train passenger cars brands include walthers mainline, concor, walthers, rapido trains inc. Aristocraft g scale model railroad passenger cars for sale. Ho scale santa fe dash 840bw, dash 840cw and dash 944cw diesels 19911996diesel code. Observation car question model railroader magazine model. Santa fe super chief aluminum streamlined passenger car 4pack recreate one of the most famous trains of the streamline era with this allnew aluminum passenger car set behind your lionel santa fe f3 or the allnew lionel santa fe alco pa diesel found on page 54. Details are rather crude by todays standards, but shows layout of interiors of many. This is a nice model sold used in the box we sell and ship to us buyers and destinations only via usps priority mail. Hobbylinc carries 65 walthersmainline ho scale model train passenger cars at discounts up to 14%. Santa fe super chief aluminum streamlined passenger car. The end of the box reads santa fe aluminum vista observation car 6191.
Among the amenities it offered were maid and barber service. Find the best used 20 hyundai santa fe limited edition near you. Jan 24, 2018 the hilevel fleet outlived santa fe, most of it moving into amtrak service in 1971 with numerous coaches assigned to western longdistance trains. Read documentation photographique t8046 des techniques et. Santa fe railway streamlined observation cars paperback october 7, 2004 by jon boyle author 5. Find santa fe observation car from a vast selection of passenger cars. Two complete 5 car sets makeup, 2 baggage cars, 4 chair cars, 2 dome cars and 2 observation cars. We have 3,394 2017 hyundai santa fe vehicles for sale that are reported accident free, 3,250 1owner cars, and 3,055 personal use cars. Capturing the spirit of this great train, our ho replica includes four new cars six authentic models in all that later served on other santa fe.
Pullman cimarron valley 664 sleeping car when new in 1941. It won the tourist railway associations 2002 national award for best passenger car restoration of the year. The next two cars are budd coaches which the santa fe received in 1941. Unque to santa fe were the panel sided boxcars of the bx3 and bx6 classes. It came with type iv diecast metal fourwheel passenger trucks one of which was equipped with a magnetic. Passenger car photo guide atsf passenger car listing. Santa fe auto detail has earned respect and loyalty from our many customers since 1982. One is hardpressed to find more beautiful trains than those run by the santa fe at the peak of american railroading in the midtwentieth century. Santa fe s were the 400 series, having a master bedroom and a secretarys room. Silver ho scale model railroad passenger cars for sale ebay.
Great deals on lionel silver o scale model railroad passenger cars. Santa fes heavyweight california limited, c19281938. A good source for prototype heavyweight pullman builders photos is the arthur dubin collection, located in. The disappearing observation car streamliner memories. In addition, i have two sets of the addon cars, 2 sleepers and 2 diners, the 15th car is fulllength dome. K line heavyweights santa fe 3 car passenger set k1510,k11,k1821. Several hilevel cars survive in various private hands and at a couple of tourist railroads. Built by the budd company in 1938 for the santa fe rr, it is believed that this car was santa fe no. It was retired in 1962 and rebuilt as 194450, foreman car, in 1967. Santa fe modeler articles on scout cars 111282, 4th q 1991 santa fe route the original atsf historical society, vol v, 11 and 12. Santa fe used different but similar models of 32obs cars including plan 3950d silver series, 1924. The prototype for the budd cars is the california zephyr, but the santa fe coaches are very similar.
On july 8, 1956, the budd company and the santa fe railway wowed the railroad world by introducing a whole new kind of train. This will has over 120 great illustrations and extensive text dealing with the observation cars on santa fe s great highclass passenger trains in the streamlined lightweight car era. In 1954 the six betahtakin class observation cars assigned to the santa fe chief were brought into the shops for a major rebuild. On the bottom of the box is stamped 11781 and on the cardboard bottom are the numbers 70 8764 201 poked through the cardboard. Cars 2 and 3 are or were part of the historical collection of the santa fe.
New listing kline by lionel us army troop sleeper 15 observation passenger car. N scale passenger carsmay12, 2020 national capital trains. Santa fe open observation car south fork, colorado. The hilevel was a type of bilevel intercity railroad passenger car used in the united states. Here was the real reason for the widespread use of male secretaries. Available for sale is a newinbox kato nscale corrugated observation car. A dome car is a type of railway passenger car that has a glass dome on the top of the car where passengers can ride and see in all directions around the train. Expand your options of fun home activities with the largest online selection at.
Ho passenger cars walthers proto 920 walthers proto 920 on sale on sale. Every used car for sale comes with a free carfax report. This observation car was not lighted and did not have window inserts. The limited was the first santa fe train with illuminated drumhead on its observation cars, with the trains name over the company logo.
Pullman shops santa fe chief and super chief observation. The car body and roof are painted silver and it has a blue painted heatstamped lettering. We have 21 20 hyundai santa fe limited edition vehicles for sale that are reported accident free, 12 1owner cars, and 35 personal use cars. These fun freight and passenger cars are the perfect complement to any christmas theme and will look great behind scale or traditionallysized locomotives. In the early 1950s, santa fe started ordering trains without observation cars at all. Standard budd design, used by several roads dome observation. Santa fe modeler, 1st quarter, 1987, pp 10, article and drawings by jay miller on the steam ejector ac used on santa fe heavyweight cars including pullmans.
Rear lights all working as expected condition is like new because i have had it from new, it has never been run. The last car is a 3compartment2drawing room observation car with a 32obs microtrains model. In 1935 the santa fe inaugurated its premier first class sleeping car only train the super chief. These passenger cars are my brothers which we bought for his birthday on july 31st. The cars appear to be based on the illustrations found in santa fe car and locomotive plans for model railroaders, 1948, 1953, atsf. I have had the box open only to take the attached pictures. The california limited was withdrawn on june 15, 1954, giving it the longest tenure of any train on the chicagolos angeles run of the santa fe.774 1148 820 734 30 1522 199 295 1515 1448 1305 359 651 967 451 286 95 6 223 722 1523 1097 1193 1463 15 384 1294 1099 859 40 1029 593 135 410 1432 654 662 177 1005 1488 1444 261 212 1016 1436 926