Lounge

Lounge

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Lambert #8300 (same as Suydam except with floor, frame and underbody equipment).

 

A. Description: Pullman Plan 1050 bar-lounge-dormitory (rebuilt 1300-1311 series baggage-buffet-library); backdated to 1939 dining car overflow seating-bar-lounge

B. Name/number: 1360 through 1369

C. HO model: Lambert #8300 or Suydam RR-9

D. Details to be added to the model: steam-ejector A/C (Coach Yard #1015), Central Valley solid-bearing trucks, seats and interior details, diaphragms (Am. Ltd. #9200), roof details; interior lighting: Voltscooter Electronics flicker-free constant brightness LEDs; decals (Champ “bronze gold” color); Santa Fe coach green paint

E. Major references: http://www.sdrm.org/roster/passenger/lo-1304/index.html; Dining and Beverage Service Cars of the Santa Fe, McCall

Floor plan with no car description other than “used on California Limited”: P. 488, Train Shed Cyclopedia #8 (reprint of 1931 Car Builders Cyclopedia)

San Bartolo 1363 photo, no date, “constructed for California Limited”:P. 3, Passenger Train Consists – Jan. 1937, Wayner (earlier edition); P. 9, Passenger Train Consists – Jan. 1937, Wayner (later edition)

Floor plan, may be for San Bartolo and is nearly identical to the one in the Train Shed…#8 above: P. 3, Passenger Train Consists – Jan. 1937, Wayner (earlier edition) and P. “0” (facing P. 1), Passenger Train Consists – Jan. 1937, Wayner (later edition)

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