Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus Set

Williams supplied 300 sets of F-7 AA units and Madison-style passenger cars to Calvert Train Corporation of Baltimore, Maryland. Calvert decorated and sold them as circus sets in 1985. Photos courtesy of the B. DeBrooke collection.

Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus F-7 AA units

Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus # 410 F-7 AA units.


Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus combination and Pullman cars

Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus # 916 combination and # 725 Pullman cars.


Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus Pullman and observation cars

Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus # 725 Pullman and # 353 observation cars.


Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus baggage car

Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus # 913 baggage car.


Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus F-7 A unit front

Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus F-7 A unit front tiger decal.


Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus Set box

Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus Set box stamped "4 CAR SET."


Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus Set flyer

Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus Set flyer. Note the set was advertised as five cars, but only four car sets have been seen. The four cars typically consisted of one each baggage, combination, Pullman and observation cars. However, at least one set had no baggage car, one combination, two Pullmans and one observation. The flyer states the baggage and combination cars were non-lighted. However, observed baggage and combination car examples have been illuminated.

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