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Chicago to New York -- "The Pennsylvania Limited"

Type of Car From Typ. Remarks
Express (Perishable) (X) Various-N. Eng. Pts. -  
MS60 (X) Chicago-PCC -  
Dormitory Chicago 1 CT220 from 6/24/54 shows #6724; 8/24/54 shows #6720. HW 12-1 (3410A) conversion.
PB70 Scheme 6 Chicago 1  
P85bR Chicago 2  
Diner LW Chicago 1 Diner reports from CT220s: 6/24/54 D82C #4507 (ACF); 8/24/54 D82B #4502 (Budd).
SL Lge.-3 DBR-1 DR-Bar LW Chicago 1 "Colonial Scouts" or "Colonial Flags" 
SL 21 Roomette LW Chicago 1 "Steubenville Inn" or "Sunbury Inn"
SL 12 Dup.-8 R-5 DBR LW Chicago 1 "Major Brook" or "Maple Brook"
SL 12-1 Chicago 1 "Adamsdale" or "Sunbrook"
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW San Francisco 1 From C&NW-28; odd days. "Silver Rapids" (PRR; steel), "Silver Glacier" (DRGW, plan 9509), "Silver Point" (CB&Q, plan 9509), "Silver Shore" (CB&Q, plan 9509), "Silver Creek" (DRGW, plan 9509), "Silver Surf" (WP, plan 9509), or "Silver Bay" (WP, plan 9509)
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW San Francisco 1 From CB&Q-18; even days. "Passaic River" (NYC, plan 4123), "Buffalo Rapids" (PRR, plan 9008, two tone grey), "Pacific Lodge (UP, plan 9522), "Pacific Union" (UP, plan 9522), "Pacific Waters" (UP, plan 9522), "9037" (SP, plan 4140C), or "9039" (SP, plan 4140C) SP car should be in UP paint per Stegmeier p. 4.

Between sessions, the final car of this train will be rotated from an available pool.

New York to Pittsburgh -- "The Metropolitan / The Afternoon Steeler".

Type of Car Destination Typ. Remarks
Express B60 Boston-St. Louis -  
Express B60 Boston-Chicago -  
Express B60 Boston-Pittsburgh -  
Express X29 New Haven-Pittsburgh -  
MS60 (X) Cincinnati -  
MS60 Pittsburgh -  
MS60 (X) Newark-Pittsburgh 2  
MS60 Pittsburgh 2  
MS60 Stamford-Pittsburgh 1  
MS60 (Open) Pittsburgh 1  
BM70M L.E.E. Pittsburgh 1  
B60 Pittsburgh 1  
PL 28-1 Pittsburgh 1  
Coffee Shop Tavern Pittsburgh 1 D78ED 1157 or 1158; see db Stegmeier p. 51. 
P70kR Pittsburgh 4  

Train 25 represents not only itself, but also trains 75, 35, and 55.

75

New York to Pittsburgh -- "The Duquesne".

Type of Car Destination Typ. Remarks
       

35

Philadelphia to Pittsburgh -- "The Pittsburgh Night Express / The Statesman".

Type of Car Destination Typ. Remarks
       

55

New York to Chicago -- "The Gotham Limited".

Type of Car Destination Typ. Remarks
MS60 (X) St. Louis or Beyond -  
MS60 Council Bluff 1  
MS60 Omaha 1  
MS60 Oakland Piers 1  
MS60 (X) Registered Chicago -  
BM70M L.E.W. Chicago -  
MS60 (Open) Chicago 1  
B60 Chicago 1  
P70gsR Chicago -  
P85bR Chicago 3  
Diner Chicago 1  
SL Lge.-6 DBR-Bar Chicago 1  
SL 21 Roomette LW Chicago 1  
SL 12-1 Chicago 1  

New York to St. Louis -- "The Penn Texas".

Sometimes modeled running late.

Consist based on the 1952 report by Stegmeier.

Type of Car Destination Typ. Remarks
BM70M L.E.E. St. Louis 1  
Express R50 New Orleans 1  
PB70 Scheme 4 St. Louis 1  
P70gsR St. Louis 1  
P85bR St. Louis 2  
Diner LW St. Louis 1 D85A #4520; see notes. Diner book pp. 37-38.
Tavern-Lounge St. Louis 1 PLC85 Recreation car. 
SL 10 RMT-5 DBR LW St. Louis 1  
SL 12-1 St. Louis 1  
SL 14 Rmt.-4 DBR or 10 Rmt.-6 DBR LW San Antonio 1 (PRR PS106 or Frisco/Katy 14 roomettes, 4 double bedrooms) "James B. Bonham" (Katy), "David Crocket" (Katy), "Pierre Laclede" (Frisco), "Swatara Rapids" (PRR), or "Tioga Rapids" (PRR) (All cars wore MKT "Texas Special" livery.) (To Frisco-Katy No. 21.)
SL 14 Roomette-4 DBR LW El Paso 1 "Eagle City" (T&P), "Eagle Beach" (T&P), "Eagle Summit" (MP), "Eagle Chain" (MP), or "Eagle Path" (T&P) (All cars wore MP "Eagle" livery.) (To Mo. Pac. No. 1).
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW San Antonio 1 "Eagle Charm", "Eagle Bluff", "Eagle Chief", or "Eagle Beam" (All were ACF cars built in 1950 to Pullman design 9008 and painted in MP "Eagle" livery.) (To Mo. Pac. No. 21).
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW Houston 1 "Eagle Grand", "Eagle Eye", "Eagle Cove" or "Eagle Head" (All were ACF cars built in 1950 to Pullman design 9008 and painted in MP "Eagle" livery.) (To Mo. Pac. No. 21).
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW Washington-St. Louis 1 "Eagle Oak" (PRR; ACF plan 9008), "Elk River" (MP; Budd), "Crystal River" (MP; Budd), or "Roaming River" (MP; Budd) (All cars wore MP "Eagle" livery.) (To Mo. Pac. No. 21).
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW Columbus 1 “Virginia Polytechnic Institute” or “Hamden Sidney College” (N&W Budd 9523) or “Sussex County” (N&W PS 4140) or “Schuylkill Rapids” or Scioto Rapids” (PRR PS 4140) or “Allegheny Rapids”, “Mississippi Rapids”, or “Green Rapids” (PRR ACF 9008).

Between session, when run under Special Order, the last car to be rotated from available pool.

Chicago to New York -- "The Broadway Limited".

Based on the 1953 Broadway Limited from the Makeup of Trains.

Type of Car From Typ. Remarks
BM70-7 L.E.E. Chicago 1  
SL 4 CPT-4 DBR-2 DR LW Los Angeles 1  (To Santa Fe No. 17 at Chicago). "Regal Crest", "Regal Lane", "Regal Lark", "Regal Manor", "Regal Creek" or "Regal Spa" (All were AT&SF 4-4-2 cars. "Regal Creek" built by Pullman; all others by ACF.)
SL 21 Roomette LW Chicago 1  "Massilon Inn", "Tiffin Inn", "Chambersburg Inn", or "Chester Inn"
SL 21 Roomette LW Chicago 1  "Massilon Inn", "Tiffin Inn", "Chambersburg Inn", or "Chester Inn"
SL 12 CPT-SR-4 DBR LW Chicago 1 "Cabin Creek", "Cedar Creek", "Center Creek",  or "Cherry Creek"
SL 4 CPT-4 DBR-2 DR LW Chicago 1 "Cabin Creek", "Cedar Creek", "Center Creek",  or "Cherry Creek"
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW Chicago 1 "Manistee Rapids", "Conestoga Rapids", "Little Miami Rapids", "Ch. K. Curtis", "Kaskaskia Rapids" or "Clarion Rapids"
SL Lge.-2 DBR-Bar LW Chicago 1  "Harbor Cove" or "Harbor Rest"
Diner (Twin Unit) LW Chicago 1  4620 &4621
Kitchen-Dorm (Twin Unit) LW Chicago 1  4620 &4621
SL 4 CPT-4 DBR-2 DR LW Chicago 1 "Imperial Ridge", "Imperial Brink", "Imperial Cliff", "Imperial Lea", "Imperial Peak" or "Imperial Road"
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW Chicago 1 "Manistee Rapids", "Conestoga Rapids", "Little Miami Rapids", "Ch. K. Curtis", "Kaskaskia Rapids" or "Clarion Rapids"
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW Chicago 1 "Manistee Rapids", "Conestoga Rapids", "Little Miami Rapids", "Ch. K. Curtis", "Kaskaskia Rapids" or "Clarion Rapids"
SL 4 CPT-4 DBR-2 DR LW Chicago 1 "Imperial Ridge", "Imperial Brink", "Imperial Cliff", "Imperial Lea", "Imperial Peak" or "Imperial Road"
SL 4 CPT-4 DBR-2 DR LW Chicago 1 "Imperial Ridge", "Imperial Brink", "Imperial Cliff", "Imperial Lea", "Imperial Peak" or "Imperial Road"
SL OBS 2 MR-1 DR-Bar-Lge. LW Chicago 1  "Mountain View" or "Tower View"

Train 28 represents not only itself, but also trains 60, 20, and 30.

60

Pittsburgh to New York -- "The Pittsburgher".

Type of Car From Typ. Remarks
B60 Pittsburgh 1  
SL 21 Roomette LW Pittsburgh 1  
SL 21 Roomette LW Pittsburgh 1  
SL 21 Roomette LW Pittsburgh 1  
SL 4 CPT-4 DBR-2 DR LW Pittsburgh 1  
SL Lge.-6 DBR-Bar LW Pittsburgh 1  
Diner LW Pittsburgh 1  
SL 12 DUP-SR-4 DBR LW Pittsburgh 1  
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW Pittsburgh 1  
SL 12 DUP-SR-4 DBR LW Pittsburgh 1  
SL 21 Roomette LW Pittsburgh 1  
SL 12 DUP-SR-4 DBR LW Pittsburgh 1  
SL 12 DUP-SR-4 DBR LW Pittsburgh 1  
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW Pittsburgh 1  

20

Indianapolis to New York -- "The Indianapolis Limited".

Type of Car From Typ. Remarks
Head End Cars Deadhead (X) Indianapolis -  
B60 Indianapolis 1  
Dormitory Indianapolis 1  
SL 14 Section LW Indianapolis 1  
SL 18 Roomette LW Indianapolis 1  
SL 21 Roomette LW Indianapolis 1  
SL 12 CPT-SR-4 DBR LW Indianapolis 1  
SL Lge.-6 DBR-Bar LW Indianapolis 1  
Diner LW Indianapolis 1  

30

St. Louis to New York -- "The Spirit of St. Louis".

Chicago to Washington -- "The Liberty Limited".

Type of Car From Typ. Remarks
Coach-Lounge-Baggage Chicago 1  
P85bR Chicago 2  
SL 14 Section Chicago 1  
SL 14 Section Chicago 1  
SL 21 Roomette LW Chicago 1  
SL Lge.-6 DBR-Bar LW Chicago 1  
Diner (Twin Unit) LW Chicago 1  
Kitchen-Dormitory (Twin Unit) LW Chicago 1  
SL 4 CPT-4 DBR-2 DR LW Chicago 1  
SL 12 Dup.-SR-4 DBR LW Chicago 1 "Chartiers Creek" or "Chickies Creek”
SL 21 Roomette LW Chicago 1 "Wooster Inn" or "Xenia Inn”
SL OBS-2 MBR-1 DBR-1 DR-Bar-Lge Chicago 1 "Thomas Alexander Scott" or "George Brook Roberts”

Train 58 represents not only itself, but also trains 38, 40, 68, and 48.

38

Cleveland to New York -- "The Clevelander / The Akronite".

Type of Car From Typ. Remarks
PB70 Scheme 4 Cleveland 1  
P70gsR Cleveland -  
P85bR Cleveland 2  
SL 21 Roomette LW Cleveland 1  
SL 6 SEC-6 DBR Cleveland 1  
Diner Lounge Cleveland 1  
SL 12-1 Cleveland 1  
SL Lounge-5 DBR-Bar Akron 1  
SL 12 DUP-SR-5 DBR Akron 1  
SL 10 Roomette-5 DBR LW Akron 1  

40

Cincinnati to New York -- "The Cincinnati Limited".

Type of Car From Typ. Remarks
BM70 L.E.W. Pittsburgh 1  
BM70 L.E.E. Cincinnati 1  
P70kR Cincinnati -  
P85bR Cincinnati 1  
Coach-Lounge-Bar Cincinnati 1  
SL 14 Section Cincinnati 1  
SL 21 Roomette LW Cincinnati 1  
SL 21 Roomette LW Cincinnati 1  
SL Lge.-6 DBR-Bar LW Cincinnati 1  
Diner (Twin Unit) LW Cincinnati 1  
Kitchen-Dormitory (Twin Unit) LW Cincinnati 1  
SL 12 Dup.-SR-4 DBR LW Cincinnati 1  
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW Cincinnati 1  
Sleepers (X) Cincinnati 1  
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW Memphis 1 From L&N-4 Cincinnati. 
SL 10 Roomette-6 DBR LW Nashville 1 From L&N-8 Cincinnati. 
SL OBS-2 DR-1 CPT-1 DBR-Bar Cincinnati 1  

68

Detroit to New York -- "The Red Arrow".

Type of Car From Typ. Remarks
Dormitory Detroit 1  
PB70 Scheme 4 Detroit 1  
P85bR Detroit 2  
SL 12-1 Detroit 1  
SL 21 Roomette LW Detroit 1  
SL 21 Roomette LW Detroit 1  
SL 12 Dup.-SR-5 DBR LW Detroit 1  
Diner LW Detroit 1  
SL Lge.-6 DBR-Bar LW Detroit 1  
SL 21 Roomette LW Detroit 1  

48

Chicago to New York -- "The General / The Trail Blazer".