Arizona Railway Museum
Arizona Railway Museum
|Location||330 E. Ryan Rd, Chandler, Arizona|
|Type||Railroad rolling stock and artifacts|
It was founded and incorporated as a non-profit organization in 1983. It is dedicated to the railroads of Arizona and the Southwestern United States. It has an extensive collection railroad rolling stock and artifacts. Two of items on display are listed in the National Register of Historic Places, they are the "Southern Pacific Railroad Locomotive No. SP 2562" and "Tender No. 8365" and the "Railroad Steam Wrecking Crane and Tool Car".
The following images are of the Arizona Railway Museum and its exhibits which include two cars listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
The museum is located at 330 E. Ryan Rd in Chandler, Arizona It houses the Southern Pacific Railroad Locomotive No. SP 2562 and Tender No. 8365 (pictured in the background) and the Railroad Steam Wrecking Crane and Tool Car, both which are listed in the National Register of Historic Places, references #07001301 and #09000511.
Southern Pacific Railroad Locomotive No. SP 2562 and Tender No. 8365 was built in 1900. It is on exhibit in the Arizona Railway Museum. The locomotive is a Model: BLW 2-8-0, built as: SP 2562 (2-8-0) by the Baldwin Locomotive Works, Serial Number: 29064. The locomotive and tender are listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Reference #09000511.
Magma Railroad Baldwin #10 Locomotive. The Baldwin Locomotive Works built this locomotive in 1950 as a DRS 6-6-1500, diesel for the McCloud River Railroad as #29.
C&NW E8 Locomotive operated by the Chicago and North Western Transportation Company and built in 1950.
Southern Railway Business Car built in 1897 for the Southern Railway Company. The car, nicknamed the "Desert Valley", served as the President's Car on the South Carolina & Georgia Railroad in 1901.
The Federal #98 Pullman Private Car. This Pullman Private Car, which was available for lease, was built by the Pullman Company in 1911.
Union Pacific Diner Car, named "The City of Chandler", built in 1949 by the A C & F Railroad CO. and operated by the Union Pacific Railroad.
Southern Pacific Horse Car built in 1937 by the St. Louis Car Company for the Southern Pacific Transportation Company.
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