November 27, 2009 - "Last Train This Week"
This will conclude my series on the Galveston Railroad Museum photos. More photos from the shoot are in the following gallery
(note - updated with more exposed version at 1330 CST)
New York, Chicago & St. Louis Dining and Observation Car #125 - Nickel Plate Road #125, a heavyweight dining and observation car, was built in 1930 by Pullman. It has a full kitchen occupying 30' at one end of the car and a dining area with seating for 30 (6 four person tables and 3 two person tables). .....
The Galveston Railroad Museum purchased this car from the Oregon, Pacific and Eastern Railway in 1978. The body is painted blue and lettering is yellow.