MoPac 13057 - West, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 31° 48.298 W 097° 05.520
14R E 680616 N 3520403
Quick Description: Short Bay Window Caboose sits beside the tracks near the Visitor's Center in West.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 6/29/2017 9:06:13 AM
Waymark Code: WMW21K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCrazy
Views: 2

Long Description:
Utah Rails Missouri Pacific Railroad was controlled by Union Pacific after December 22, 1982. UP did not repaint or renumber the cabooses.

This caboose was built between October 1981-January 1982 by MP shops at DeSoto, Missouri; finished at MP shops in Sedalia, Missouri.

17 feet, 10-1/8 inches cabin, with bay widows, centered on frame; 41 feet, 7-3/4 inches over coupler pulling faces; 51,800 pounds light weight.

This caboose was removed from service 8 Jul 1993.

Current Use:

Type Of Caboose: Bay Window

Visit Instructions:
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