1946/47 Chicago Surface Lines Pullman-Standard PCC (Order W6749; 4062-4171)

1946/47 Chicago Surface Lines Pullman-Standard PCC (Order W6749; 4062-4171)
Item# SPTC167
$629.00

Product Description

1946/47 Chicago Surface Lines Pullman-Standard PCC (Order W6749; 4062-4171)

SPTC167

Chicago Surface Lines ordered 600-car PCC fleet in 1945-46 and Pullman-Standard built 310 of them between 1946 and 1948 (orders W6749 and W6786) equipped by General Electric and numbered 4062-4371. First Pullman PCC #4062 was previewed for the public in September 1946. In 1953 one of the Pullman cars (#4240) was sent to St.-Louis Car for conversion into a PCC-type rapid transit car for 'L'-subway system. By the end of 1955, all 310 Pullman PCCs were sent to St.-Louis. The bodies were scrapped but the trucks, seats, controls and other parts were incorporated in the 6201-6510 series rapid transit cars.

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