Combination Baggage and Mail Car No. 5403

E of Strasburg, Strasburg, Pennsylvania

Photos 

Photo taken by Jim Allen in May 2014

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Description 

This car was built by the PRR Altoona Shops in 1893, & is class Bc. It is now located at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 17, 1979
Reference number
79002261
Areas of significance
Commerce; Transportation; Invention
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Structure
Historic functions
Post office; Rail-related
Current function
Museum
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant year
1893

Update Log 

  • June 11, 2014: New photos from Jim Allen