Kris Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Rolling Stock

The Chicago, Burlington and Quincy (CB&Q), also known as the Burlington Route, served the midwest, mountain states and Texas. A Burlington Route logo is on the car sides. Variations noted are from the Kris Model Trains chapter of Greenberg's Guide to Kusan Trains. Greenberg's lists boxcars under CB&Q and refrigerator cars under Burlington and CB&Q.

Kris CB&Q 404 boxcar

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy 404 boxcar; Chinese red; white lettering; sliding Chinese red panel doors; half ladders. CB&Q boxcar variation (B) in Greenberg's.


Kris CB&Q 28203 boxcar

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy 28203 boxcar; bright red; white lettering; "CBQ;" sliding bright red panel doors; full ladders. CB&Q boxcar variation (E) in Greenberg's. Photo courtesy of the M. Smith collection.


Kris CB&Q 48659 boxcar with plug doors

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy 48659 boxcar; bright red; white lettering; "CB&Q;" sliding bright red plug doors; half ladders. CB&Q boxcar variation (F) in Greenberg's. Photo courtesy of the M. Smith collection.


Kris CB&Q 48659 boxcar with panel doors

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy 48659 boxcar; Chinese red; white lettering; "CB&Q;" sliding Chinese red panel doors; half ladders; particle board chassis. CB&Q boxcar variation (G) in Greenberg's.


Kris CB&Q 70034 refrigerator car

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy 70034 refrigerator car; dark green; white lettering; sliding dark green plug doors; half ladders. This refrigerator car is classified as CB&Q boxcar variation (I) in Greenberg's. Photo courtesy of the M. Smith collection.


Kris CB&Q 112237 boxcar

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy 112237 boxcar; red; black and white lettering; "CB&Q;" sliding red plug doors; full ladders. CB&Q boxcar variation (K) in Greenberg's, except "112237" does not appear on the car ends. Photo courtesy of the M. Smith collection.


Kris CB&Q 812032 boxcar

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy 812032 boxcar; bright red; white lettering; "CBQ;" sliding bright red panel doors; full ladders. This road number not in Greenberg's. There is a road number 812203 in Greenberg's. No examples of 812203 have been documented, so it's possible the numbers in the book were transposed.


Kris CB&Q 76263 Everywhere West refrigerator car

Burlington Refrigerator Express 76263 Everywhere West and Journapak refrigerator car; yellow; black and white lettering; stamped yellow plug doors; full ladders; particle board chassis. Burlington refrigerator car variation (B) in Greenberg's.


Kris CB&Q 76263 refrigerator car

Burlington Refrigerator Express 76263 refrigerator car; yellow; black and white lettering; stamped yellow plug doors; full ladders. Burlington refrigerator car variation (C) in Greenberg's.


Kris CB&Q 76263 yellow and brown refrigerator car

Burlington Refrigerator Express 76263 refrigerator car; yellow; brown roof and ends; black and white lettering; stamped yellow plug doors; full ladders. Variation not in Greenberg's. Photo courtesy of the M. Smith collection.

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