Douglas in Converse County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
Union Paciﬁc Railroad Baggage Car
The car was retired in 1961 and arrived in Douglas in June 1961. The City of Douglas acquired the car from the State of Wyoming in 1993.
Erected by Douglas Railroad Interpretive Center.
Location. 42° 45.529′ N, 105° 23.236′ W. Marker is in Douglas, Wyoming, in Converse County. Marker is on Brownfield Road (County Route 61) near West Center Street (Business Interstate 25), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 121 Brownfield Road, Douglas WY 82633, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CB&Q) Dining Car (here, Fairmont Motor Car (here, next to this marker); Douglas Railroad Interpretive Center (a few steps from this marker); Good Roads Club (a few steps from this marker); Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CB&Q) 4-8-4 Steam Locomotive #5633 (within shouting distance of this marker); Great Northern Railway (GN) Sleeping Car (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Pacific Railroad (UP) Double Deck Stock Car (within shouting distance of this marker); Chicago & Northwestern Railway (C&NW) Steel Sheathed Wooden Day Coach (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Douglas.
More about this marker. This marker is located at the Douglas Railroad Interpretive Center which also houses the Douglas Chamber of Commerce and the Converse County Tourism Board.
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 146 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.