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 Post subject: DL&W MU Car #2628, PRR Sleeper-Lounge Car "Pine Falls"
PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 12:56 pm 

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Location: Rochester, NY
The collections management committee at the Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum is looking for potential new homes for the following equipment:

DL&W MU Car #2628:
- Built 1930 by Pullman
- Weight: 74 Tons
- Length: 70'-2"
- Car is very complete; roof is in poor condition.
- Roller bearing equipped.
- Historical note: Was the last car of the last train of former Lackawanna MU cars to depart Hoboken Terminal on August 24, 1984.
- Additional information here: http://www.rgvrrm.org/about/railroad/dlw2628/
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Pennsylvania Railroad Sleeper-Lounge Car #8139, "Pine Falls":
- Built 1939 by Pullman
- Class PS6LB
- Length: 84'-6"
- Car is very complete; body is in poor condition.
- Roller bearing equipped.
- Additional information here: http://www.rgvrrm.org/about/railroad/pinefalls/
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Both cars are located in Rush, NY on live rail. Additional photos or details can be supplied upon request. Formal expressions of interest can be sent to me via email and I will pass them along for review. (Click the email button below.) The goal is to see these cars restored and enjoyed!

Thank you,

Joe Nugent

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Motive Power Superintendent
Rochester and Genesee Valley Railroad Museum
http://www.rgvrrm.org


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 Post subject: Re: DL&W MU Car #2628, PRR Sleeper-Lounge Car "Pine Falls"
PostPosted: Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:38 pm 

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Location: Somewhere north of Prescott, AZ on the Santa Fe "Peavine"
Sister PRR sleeper-lounge "Catalpa Falls" is rounding Horse Shoe Curve today, as a matter of fact.

Both these cars have some potential. I hope all ends well for both.


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