THE DANBURY RAILWAY MUSEUM - Danbury CT - 203-778-8337

PRR Class BNM-70 Baggage/Railway Post Office Car PRR 6507/6563
nee PRR 6507
Arrived Danbury 7/7/2005
Donated by the Housatonic Railroad
Built in February 1910 for the Pennsylvania Railroad
The car was rebuilt in November 1937, was classified as BNM-70, and got a new number, 5463. In the 1950's, the car was once again rebuilt and was given number 6563. In 1968, the car was owned by Penn Central and was later purchased by the Housatonic. It has undergone a total restoration and is one of our showpiece cars.