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Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad

Company: Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad
Abbreviation: C.B.Q.
Country: U.S.
Information: Burlington Railroad is synommous with earlier ties to the Quincey Railroad. The railroads main constituents include cities and states of the Mid-West from the Gulf coast in Texas to up to the Canadian border. Like many US railroads Chicago featured as its’ prominent hub. By 1934 luxury streamlined trains built by Budd Car Company pioneered diesel travel in the US by being introduced from Denver to Chicago. Later becoming the famed “Route of the Zephyr”, a name that has stuck to this day. The railroad as stand-alone entity was not feasible based from primarily passenger revenues. By 1970 the railroad was merged with the Great Northern and Northern Pacific Railroads. In-turn this conglomerate merged with Santa Fe, or the AT&SF by 1990.

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad Liveries (1)

LIVERY PURPOSE IMAGE
C.B.Q. Silver (4) Loco & Coach C.B.Q. Silver

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad Releases (4)

MODEL NO. LIVERY
Burlington Baggage/Kitchen Car
Released: 1967
3101 C.B.Q. Silver
Burlington Diner Car
Released: 1967
None C.B.Q. Silver
Burlington Observation Car
Released: 1967
3102 C.B.Q. Silver
Burlington Passenger Car
Released: 1967
3100 C.B.Q. Silver

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad Images (4)

Burlington Baggage/Kitchen Car
Burlington Baggage/Kitchen Car 3101

Burlington Diner Car
Burlington Diner Car None

Burlington Observation Car
Burlington Observation Car 3102

Burlington Passenger Car
Burlington Passenger Car 3100


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Database

11,326 yearly Items over 57 Years.
4,068 individual Items.
3,708 Models.
360 catalogued Train Sets.
156 Train Packs.
820 Steam Locomotives.
497 Diesel Locomotives.
1,082 Passenger Coaches.
1,153 Freight Wagons.


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