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Burlington Northern Caboose 12132 - Lincoln, Nebraska
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Zaphody3k
N 40° 51.163 W 096° 36.295
14T E 701886 N 4525167
Quick Description: Maintained by the Lincoln Area Railway Historical Society, this caboose can be visited May-September.
Location: Nebraska, United States
Date Posted: 3/3/2015 7:26:41 PM
Waymark Code: WMNF57
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
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Long Description:
This caboose is maintained by the Lincoln Area Railway Historical Society (http:/www.larhs.org) as a museum, visitable in the summer. It sits just off of 84th st., outside of a convention center and near a park and bike trail

From the description on the car:

Type: Wide-vision caboose
Class: AAR "Association of American Railroads" type
Length: 30 ft
Width: 9 ft 3 in.
Weight: 54700 lbs, 27 tons
Builder: International Car Company
Built: March 1977
Trucks: Roller Bearing Type
Oil fired furnace
Made of steel.
Axle mounted generator and batteries supply electricity.
Areas of Operation: Unknown, Illinois in the 1980's, possibly Wyoming, Lincoln Area
Current Use:
Caboose 12132 is currently a museum outside of a convention center on the east side of Lincoln, NE. There is also a railroad sign nearby. The hours are: Noon to 4:00 pm Saturday & Sunday May - September


Type Of Caboose: Extended Vision

Visit Instructions:
Please visit the location of the caboose, brake van, or guard van, provide visit details through photo or narrative.
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