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Builder Internal Car Co. Kenton, OH
Built May 1980
Type Assigned UP class CA-18 on paper after merger
Operating weight 55,700 lbs.
Acquisition Acquired by FRRS as part of the equipment trade with the Western Railway Museum in 2005

Western Pacific caboose 483 was built in May 1980 by International Car Co., Kenton OH. The caboose was acquired in a museum equipment trade between the Feather River Rail Society and the Bay Area Electric Railway Association in May 2005. Caboose is slated to be cleaned up and placed into service as the general superintendent’s office.

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