Niles Canyon Railway #5002

Technical Data

Builder Brightside Shops
Date 2009
Length 50′
Acquired 2005


Western Pacific Railroad #2746; purchased by Central California Traction MW5002 in 1978; purchased by PLA in 2005.  Rebuilt as NCRY open-observation #5002, Brightside, CA 2009.   In service, Brightside, CA

This car was originally built in November of 1953 in the Western Pacific Sacramento shops.

50’ / Welded Steel, fish-belly style, four axle / (Weight unknown)