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Union Pacific Steel Passenger Cars

This page was last updated on March 20, 2006.

ARHW = Arch Roof Heavyweight; HW = Heavyweight; SHW = Streamlined Heavyweight; LW = Lightweight

This page is under construction ... still to be added are the cars numbered through Dome 9015, plus all the C&NW, SP, and Wabash numbered cars that were painted UP yellow and gray, and which operated in the various "City" trains; comment or correction is most welcome.

Index of Numbered Cars (incomplete links...work continues)

Car
Number
Previous
Number
Style Type Qty. Years In
Service
Notes
OSL 218, 219 OSL 369, OSL (370) Diner ARHW 2 1914-1943 to 4000 series Diner
OWRR&N 263, 264 OWRR&N 513, 514 Diner ARHW 2 1916-1943 to 4000 series Diner
300-304   Diner HW 5 1926-1942 to 3600 series Diner
305-314   Diner HW   1927-1942 to 3600 series Diner
315-324   Diner HW   1928-1942 to 3600 series Diner
325-329   Diner HW   1929-1940 to 3600 series Diner
343-348   Diner ARHW   1912-1943 to 4000 series Diner
349-366   Diner ARHW   1914-1943 to 2400 series Cafe Lounge and 4000 series Diner
367-382   Diner HW   1920-1942 to 3600 series Diner
383-397   Diner HW   1923-1942 to 3600 series Diner and 2400 series Cafe Lounge
402-415   Chair ARHW   1922-1959  
416-421   Chair ARHW   1922-1960  
422-436   Chair ARHW   1925-1950 some to Coach Dormitory in 1930, remainder to 500 series Chair (Streamlined)
437-441   Chair HW   1926-1949 to 500 series Chair (Streamlined)
442-481   Chair HW   1928-1939 some to 4200 series Chair (Women) in 1936, remainder to 500 series Chair (Streamlined)
499     ARHW   1915-1932 (no other information available)
500-523 442-481 Chair SHW   1939-1971  
525-536 424-441 Chair SHW   1950-1972  
OSL 537-541 OSL 707-711 Chair SHW   1950-1972  
LA&SL 542-545 LA&SL 4140-4144 Chair SHW   1950-1972  
570-595 1260 series
4200 series
Chair SHW   1948-1972  
OSL 654-706 OSL 69-121 Coach ARHW   1915-1949 many to Roadway service
OSL 707-711   Chair HW   1926-1950 to 500 series Chair (Streamlined)
OWRR&N 800 OWRR&N 1405 Coach ARHW   1951-1952  
OWRR&N 861-892 OWRR&N 266-297 Coach ARHW   1915-1955  
OWRR&N 893-927 OWRR&N 298-332 Coach ARHW   1915-1952  
OWRR&N 980-984 OWRR&N 400-404 Coach ARHW 5 1915-1957  
OWRR&N 993, 994 OWRR&N 1590 (1st), 1591 (1st) Parlor Observation ARHW 2 1917-1952  
OWRR&N 995, 996 OWRR&N 548, 549 Parlor ARHW 2 1915-1956  
OWRR&N 997, 998 OWRR&N 922, 924 Parlor ARHW 2 1916-1925 To Business cars UP 116 and OSL 186
997 1521 Parlor LW 1 1949-1960  
1000-1006 1500-1506 Chair ARHW 7 1943-1951 from Cafe Observation in 1943
OWRR&N 1007, 1008 OWRR&N 1590 (2nd), 1591 (2nd) Coach Observation ARHW 2 1943-1959 from Cafe Observation in 1943
1050-1089 651-690 Chair ARHW 40 1915-1956  
1090-1129 691-730 Chair ARHW 40 1915-1952  
1200-1219 731-750 Chair ARHW 20 1916-1957  
1201-1212   Sleeper LW 12 1958-1972 National series
1220-1231   Chair ARHW 12 1921-1960  
1232-1248   Chair ARHW 17 1921-1958 UP 1237-1248 remodeled to Streamlined Baggage 3086-3097
1249-1259   Chair ARHW 11 1921-1960  
1260-1269   Chair HW 10 1931-1948 to Streamlined Coach 570-579
OSL 1327-1333 OSL 236-242 Chair ARHW 7 1915-1952  
OSL 1334-1338 OSL 243-247 Chair ARHW 5 1915-1950  
OSL 1339-1343 OSL 248-252 Chair ARHW 5 1915-1950  
1350-1352 2760-2762 Postal Storage ARHW 3 1957-1968 from Baggage Dormitory
1355 2250 Postal Storage ARHW 1 1957-1965 from Baggage Postal
1356 2766 Postal Storage ARHW 1 1957-1968 from Baggage Dormitory
1361, 1362 1762, 1766 Postal Storage ARHW 2 1959-1968 from Horse Baggage Automobile
1364, 1365 1764, 1768 Postal Storage ARHW 2 1959-1968 from Horse Baggage Automobile
1369, 1370 1787, 1788 Postal Storage ARHW 2 1959-1968 from Horse Baggage Automobile
1371-1373 1789-1791 Postal Storage ARHW 4 1958-1968 from Horse Baggage Automobile
1376 1794 Postal Storage ARHW 1 1958-1969 from Horse Baggage Automobile
1381 1759 Postal Storage ARHW 1 1958-1969 from Horse Baggage Automobile
1382-1388 2247-2256 Postal Storage ARHW 7 1959-1968 from Baggage Mail
1389, 1390 2257, 2258 Postal Storage ARHW 2 1967-1968 from Baggage Mail
1400 2035 Postal Storage ARHW 1 1951-1958  
OWRR&N 1405, 1406 OWRR&N 455, 456 Chair ARHW 2 1915-1951 (1st)
1401-1405 2010-2014 Postal Storage ARHW 5 1951-1961  
1406-1410 2030-2034 Postal Storage ARHW 5 1951-1961  
1411-1428 2037-2055 Postal Storage ARHW 18 1951-1961  
1429-1432 2056-2059 Postal Storage ARHW 4 1951-1961  
1433, 1434 1707, 1708 Postal Storage ARHW 2 1951-1961 Rebuilt from Baggage
1435-1449 1709-1723 Postal Storage ARHW 15 1951-1965  
1450-1453 1724-1730 Postal Storage ARHW 4 1951-1965  
1454 (1st) 2021 Postal Storage ARHW 1 1952-1955  
1454 (2nd) 2246 Postal Storage ARHW 1 1955-1961  
1455, 1456 2060, 2061 Postal Storage ARHW 2 1954-1961  
1457-1459 2235-2237 Postal Storage ARHW 3 1953-1961  
OSL 1460 OSL 2116 Postal ARHW 1 1952-1959  
OSL 1461-1464 OSL 2119-2122 Postal Storage ARHW 4 1951-1962  
OSL 1465 OSL 2330 Postal Storage ARHW 1 1955-1961  
OWRR&N 1470-1476 OWRR&N 2151-2160 Postal Storage ARHW 7 1951-1961  
OWRR&N 1477-1479 OWRR&N 2354-2356 Postal Storage ARHW 4 1951-1961  
OWRR&N 1480 OWRR&N 2359 Postal Storage ARHW 1 1955-1961  
LA&SL 1485, 1486 LA&SL 4554, 4555 Postal Storage ARHW 2 1951-1959  
1488-1494 2230-2241 Postal Storage ARHW 7 1951-1961 Not in sequence
OWRR&N 1495, 1496 OWRR&N 2363, 2364 Postal Storage ARHW 2 1951-1961  
1500-1506 1515-1521 Cafe
Observation
HW 7 1932-1943 1500-1504 were (1st)
1500, 1501 Pasadena,
Boulder City
Chair LW 2 1941-1965 Both were (2nd); to Club Lounge in 1953
1502, 1503 5201, 5209 Club Lounge LW 2 1954-1965 Both were (2nd)
1504 Hollywood Club LW 1 1953-1955 (2nd)
1515-1521 814-820 Observation ARHW 7 1915-1932 1516-1521 were (1st); to Cafe Observation 1500-1506
1516-1520 5205-5211 Club Lounge LW 5 1947-1964 All were (2nd)
1521 5203 Lounge LW 1 1946-1949 (2nd); to Parlor 997
1522, 1523   Observation HW 2 1923-1943 Both were (1st); to Club Lounge in 1930
1522, 1523 5204, 5208 Club Lounge LW 2 1947-1962 Both were (2nd)
1524-1531   Observation HW 8 1924-1954 1530, 1531 were (1st); four remianing cars to Streamlined Club Dormitory in 1954
1532, 1533   Lounge
Observation
HW 2 1924-1943 Both were (1st); to Club Lounge in 1936
1534   Lounge
Observation
HW 1 1924-1943 (1st); to Club Lounge in 1937
1530-1534 1524-1550 Club Dormitory HW 7 1954-1968 All were (2nd)
1535   Lounge
Observation
HW 1 1923-1968 to Club Lounge in 1930; to Club Dormitory in 1954
1536 1556 Club Lounge HW 1 1948-1956 to Streamlined Club Dormitory in 1954
1537-1539   Observation HW 3 1924-1968 1539 was (1st); to Club Lounge in 1937; to Club Dormitory in 1954
1539 1557 Club Lounge HW 1 1948-1956 (2nd)
1540-1549   Observation HW 10 1925-1959 to Club Lounge in 1940; six remaining cars to Club Dormitory in 1942
1550-1557   Observation HW 8 1927-1957 to Club Lounge in 1937, 1940
LA&SL 1563-1567 LA&SL 4403-4407 Observation HW 5 1942-1945 to LA&SL Business 120-124
1575, 1576 Sun Valley, Nob Hill Club Lounge LW 2 1953-1961 from Observation
OWRR&N 1577, 1578 OWRR&N 552, 553 Observation ARHW 2 1915-1932 to OWRR&N Club Observation 1590, 1591
1580-1588 1211-1219 Lounge ARHW 9 1915-1941 to Lounge 3580-3588 in 1940-1941
OWRR&N 1589-1591 OWRR&N 496-498 Cafe Parlor
Observation
ARHW 3 1916-1922 1590, 1591 were (1st); OWRR&N 1590, 1591 to OWRR&N Parlor Observation 993, 994 in 1917; OWRR&N 1589 to OWRR&N Business 184 in 1922
OWRR&N 1590, 1591 OWRR&N 1577, 1578 Cafe
Observation
ARHW 2 1932-1943 Both were (2nd); to OWRR&N Coach Observation 1007, 1008 (conflicts with Seidel)
OWRR&N 1592 OWRR&N 499 Parlor
Observation
ARHW 1 1916-1923 To OWRR&N Business Car 185
1601-1612 Western series Sleeper LW 12 1965- Sun series; 7 cars still in service
1650-1655 1726-1728
1731-1733
Baggage ARHW 6 1940-1968  
1700-1703 1151-1154 Baggage ARHW 4 1915-(1969?)  
1704-1708 1167-1171 Baggage ARHW 5 1915-(1969?)  
1709-1725   Baggage ARHW 17 1921-1951 to LA&SL Postal Storage 1435-1451
1726-1728   Baggage ARHW 3 1921-1940 to 1650-1652 for magazine shipments
1729, 1730   Baggage ARHW 2 1921-1965 1730 was (1st)
1731-1733   Baggage ARHW 3 1921-1940 All were (1st); to 1653-1655 for magazine shipments
1730-1732 OWRR&N 2248, 2252, 2268 Baggage ARHW 3 1965-(?) All were (2nd)
LA&SL 1733 OWRR&N 2269 Baggage ARHW 1 1965-(?) (2nd)
1734-1758   Baggage ARHW 25 1921-1968  
1759-1768   Horse Baggage
Automobile
ARHW 10 1924-1969 Some to LA&SL 1300 series Postal Storage
1769-1783   Baggage ARHW 15 1921-1968  
1784-1788   Horse Baggage
Automobile
ARHW 5 1926-1968 1787, 1788 to LA&SL Postal Storage 1369, 1370
1789-1793   Horse Baggage
Automobile
ARHW 5 1927-1958 to LA&SL Postal Storage 1371-1373
1794-1798   Horse Baggage
Automobile
ARHW 5 1926-1958 1794 to LA&SL Postal Storage 1376
OSL 1826 OSL 443 Baggage ARHW 1 1914-1915 to UP 1852
OSL 1827-1851 OSL 334, 444-467 Baggage ARHW 25 1914-1961 UP 1851 from Mail 334
OSL 1852 OSL 1826 Baggage ARHW 1 1915-1961  
OSL 1853-1855   Baggage ARHW 3 1926-1968  
OSL 1856-1859 OSL 3100-3105 Baggage ARHW 4 1927-1961  
OSL 1891-1897 2108-2114 Baggage ARHW 7 1924-1961  
OWRR&N 1919- 1935 OWRR&N 120-136 Baggage ARHW 17 1915-1963  
OWRR&N 1936-1946 OWRR&N 137-147 Baggage ARHW 11 1915-1965  
OWRR&N 1947, 1948 OWRR&N 2155-2156 Baggage ARHW 2 1924-1961  
OWRR&N 1949-1951   Baggage ARHW 3 1926-1968  
2010-2014 1230-1234 Postal Storage ARHW 5 1915-1953 to 1401-1405
2020-2022 1235-1237 Postal Storage ARHW 3 1916-1952 2021 to 1454
2030-2034 1217-1221 Postal Storage ARHW 5 1915-1951 to 1406-1410
2035 1229 Postal Storage ARHW 1 1915-1951 changed from Postal to Postal Storage in 1941; to 1400
2036-2055 1238-1257 Postal Storage ARHW 20 1915-1951 changed from Postal to Postal Storage in 1941; to 1411-1428
2056-2059 1258-1261 Postal Storage ARHW 4 1915-1951 changed from Postal to Postal Storage in 1941; to 1429-1432
2060 1262 Postal Storage ARHW 1 1915-1954 to 1455
2061-2064 1263-1266 Postal ARHW 4 1915-1968 2061 to 1456 in 1954
2065-2070 1267-1272 Postal ARHW 6 1915-1968  
OSL 2108-2114 OSL 325-331 Postal ARHW 7    
OSL 2115-2118 OSL 332-335 Postal ARHW 4 1915-1952 OSL 2116 to OSL 1460
OSL 2119-2122 OSL 336-339 Postal Storage ARHW 4 1915-1951 to OSL 1461-1464
OWRR&N 2151-2156 OWRR&N 6-10 Postal Storage ARHW 6 1915-1951 to 1470-1472, and Baggage 1948, 1949
OWRR&N 2157-2160 OWRR&N 12-15 Postal Storage ARHW 4 1916-1951 to OWRR&N 1473-1476
2230-2241 1300-1311 Postal Storage ARHW 12 1915-1957 to 1457-1459, 1488-1494
2242-2246   Baggage Postal ARHW 5 1917-1961 2246 to 1454
2247-2252   Baggage Postal ARHW 6 1923-1965 most to 1300-series Postal Storage in 1957-1959
2253   Baggage Postal ARHW 1 1923-1959 equipped with temporary Kitchen, 1928-1941; to Postal Storage 1384
2254-2256   Baggage Postal ARHW 3 1923-1959 to Postal Storage 1385-1387
2257-2267   Baggage Postal ARHW 11 1923-1968 2257, 2258 to Postal Storage 1389, 1390
2268   Baggage Postal ARHW 1 1927-1965  
2269   Baggage Postal ARHW 1 1927-1965 equipped with temporary Kitchen, 1928-1941
2270   Baggage Postal ARHW 1 1931-1968  
OSL 2314-2330 OSL 524-540 Baggage Postal ARHW 17 1914-1964 2330 to Postal Storage OSL 1465
             
OWRR&N 2353-2356 OWRR&N 2418-2421 Baggage Postal ARHW 4 1941-1956 to Postal Storage; to OWRR&N 1477-1479
             
OWRR&N 2418-2421 OWRR&N 48-51 Baggage Postal ARHW 4 1915-1942 to OWRR&N 2353-2356
             
UP 3086-3097 UP 1237-1248 Baggage
(Streamlined)
SHW 12 1956-1971 Remodeled from UP ARHW Chair cars 1237-1248

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