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Basic Dimensions of Maine 2ft Passenger Cars

By Jeff Schumaker, 22-Dec-1999.


Car                         Length     Width     Source
                            (over endbeams)

SR&RL
Baggage Car #6 (ex. F&M)        35'2"       6'1.5"      GK
RPO #6                          40'1"       6'7"        GK
Baggage Car #7 (ex. P&R)        35'2"       6'1.5"      GK
RPO #8 (ex. SRRR)               44'10"      6'7"        GK
Parlor Car #9 (ex. SRRR)        45'11"      6'7"        GK
Combine #11 (ex. F&M)           46'0"       6'6"        GK
Combine #12 (ex. B&B, SRRR)     40'0"       6'2"        GK
Combine #14 (ex. F&M)           47'8"       6'6"        GK
Combine #15 (ex. P&R)           48'0"       6'8"        GK
Coach #16 (ex. B&B, SRRR)       40'0"       6'2"        GK
Coach #17 & #18 (ex. SRRR)      46'0"       6'6"        GK
Coach #19 & #20 (ex. P&R)       48'0"       6'8"        GK
Coach #21 & #22 (ex. F&M, SRRR) 45'0"       6'6"        GK
Excursion Car #30 (ex. SRRR)    34'11"      6'5"        GK
Excursion Car #31 (ex. SRRR)    34'11"      6'5"        GK

B&SR
Coach #15 & #16                 46'0"       6'6"        RJ
Coach #17                       48'9"       6'6"        RJ
Coach #18                       46'0"       6'6"        RJ
Combine #25                     47'8"       6'7.5"      RJ
Baggage Car #30                 47'9"       6'7"        RJ
Baggage Car #31                 46'0"       6'6"        RJ

WW&F
Combine #1                      46'0"       6'6"        RJ
Coach #2 & #3                   46'0"       6'6"        RJ
Coach #4                        46'0"       6'6"        RJ
Coach #5                        37'4.5"     6'7"        RJ
Combine #6                      37'4.5"     6'7"        RJ
Combine #7                      40'11"      7'5"        RJ

KCRR
Combine #1                      43'0"       6'2"        PB
Coach #2 & #4                   42'8"       6'2"        PB
Combine #3 (ex. excursion car)  42'4"       6'2"        JD
Excursion car #5                42'4"       6'2"        JD

Monson
Combine #1                      33'8"       6'6"        RW

Sources:
GK - Gary Kohler, PASSENGER CARS OF THE SR&RL
RJ - Robert Jones, TWO FEET TO THE LAKES TWO FEET TO TIDEWATER
PB - Peter Barney, INDUSTRIES & OPERATIONS OF THE MAINE 2-FOOT
     GAUGE RAILROADS, vol. 8
JD - John Derr Model Railroad Equipment
RW - Roger Whitney, THE MONSON RAILROAD

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