Names of Heavyweight Pullman Cars Assigned/Operating in the Pony Express in the 1930's

(Compiled by John Carroll from various Wayner publications; courtesy of Bob Probst, email dated December 3, 2004)

Car Type Car Name Plan From Assgd. Train
           
12 Sections, Crusader Rose 3410 A KC-Port UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Portland Rose
1 Drawing Room Georgeous Rose 3410 A Den-Port UP Pony Express/Portland Rose
  Ideal Rose 3410 A KC-Port UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Portland Rose
  Killarney Rose 3410 A KC-Port UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Portland Rose
  Kinnikinnik 2410 I Den-LA UP Pony Express/Los Angeles Limited
  McAllen 3410 A Den-SLC UP Pony Express
  McCaleb 3410 A Den-SLC UP Pony Express
  Orange Center 3410 A Den-LA UP Pony Express/Los Angeles Limited
  Orange County 3410 A StL-Oak UP Denver Ltd./Pony Express/San Francisco Overland Ltd.
  Orange Cove 3410 A Den-LA UP Pony Express/Los Angeles Limited
  Orange Farm 3410 A Den-LA UP Pony Express/Los Angeles Limited
  Orange Heights 3410 A StL-Oak UP Denver Ltd./Pony Express/San Francisco Overland Ltd.
  Orange Island 3410 A StL-Oak UP Denver Ltd./Pony Express/San Francisco Overland Ltd.
  Orange Port 3410 A StL-Oak Wab Denver Ltd./Pony Express/San Francisco Overland Ltd.
  Orange State 3410 A Den-LA UP Pony Express/Los Angeles Limited
  Orange Town 3410 A Den-Port UP Pony Express/Portland Rose
  Placerville 3410 B StL-Oak SP Denver Ltd./Pony Express/San Francisco Overland Ltd.
  Premier Rose 3410 A KC-Port UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Portland Rose
  Radiance Rose 3410 A Den-Port UP Pony Express/Portland Rose
  Sunburst Rose 3410 A KC-Port UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Portland Rose
  Sunstar Rose 3410 A KC-Port UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Portland Rose
  Testout Rose 3410 A Den-Port UP Pony Express/Portland Rose
  Vendome 2410 I Den-LA UP Pony Express/Los Angeles Limited
           
10 Sections Lake Baron 3585 A StL-Oak SP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
1 Drawing Room Lake Bluefield 3585 G StL-Oak SP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
2 Compartments Lake Caillou 3585 StL-LA UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Los Angeles Limited
  Lake Chaplin 3585 G StL-Oak SP Denver Ltd./Pony Express/San Francisco Overland Ltd.
  Lake Clark 3585 G StL-LA UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Los Angeles Limited
  Lake Dorr 3585 A StL-Oak UP Denver Ltd./Pony Express/San Francisco Overland
  Lake Frederick 3585 A StL-Oak UP Denver Ltd./Pony Express/San Francisco Overland
  Lake Henderson 3585 StL-LA UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Los Angeles Limited
  Lake Kerr 3585 A StL-Oak UP Denver Ltd./Pony Express/San Francisco Overland
  Lake Lowry 3585 A StL-Oak UP Denver Ltd./Pony Express/San Francisco Overland
  Lake Sarah 3585 A StL-LA Wab Denver Limited/Pony Express/Los Angeles Limited
  Waynoka 2585 D StL-LA Wab Denver Limited/Pony Express/Los Angeles Limited
           
12 Sections Black Rock 2411 B KC-LA UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
1 Drawing Room Coburn 2411 B KC-LA UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
1 Compartment Delacroix 2411 A KC-LA UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
Hemlock 2411 B KC-LA UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
  Lamont 2411 B KC-LA UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
  Summerland 2411 B KC-LA UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
           
16 Sections Tourist 4032 2412 U KC-Oak SP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
Tourist Sleeper Tourist 4038 2412 U KC-Oak SP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
(pre-Challenger) Tourist 4039 2412 U KC-Oak SP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
  Tourist 4040 2412 T KC-Oak UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
  Tourist 4041 2412 U KC-Oak UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
  Tourist 4042 2412 U KC-Oak UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
  Tourist 4043 2412 U KC-Oak UP Denver Limited/Pony Express/Pacific Limited
           
12 Sect. - 2 DBR Temple University 4046 Den-SLC UP Pony Express (circa 1940)
2 Cars; 2- UP Yale University 4046 Den-SLC UP Pony Express (circa 1940)

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