Car Construction Record Administrative History

Copyright 2001 – 2010 Thomas C. Madden


STAR LAKE was built at the Pullman Car Works as part of Lot 6123, …


… entered service on December 13, 1927, was "retired" on December 31, 1948 when sold to the Santa Fe under A.F.E. [Authorization for Expenditure] C-3088 but immediately leased back to Pullman, which operated it until…


…it was withdrawn from lease by the Santa Fe on November 27, 1957.


Nine builder’s photos were taken of Lot 6123 cars, Pullman negative numbers 31635 – 31643 inclusive. STAR LAKE was originally built to Plan 3585B, but reconfigured to Plan 3585E on May 28, 1935.





Tom Madden

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