CTA Surface System History presented by the Illinois Railway Museum

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Misc Equipment Info/Data

  • CSL Streetcars
  • Streetcar Roster 1939-1940
  • CTA Streetcar Roster 10/01/1947
  • Handwritten List of Work Cars (Large file - 58Mb)
  • Work Car Roster

  • Motor Bus/Trolley Bus Data Book - 01/1972 (22 Mb File)
  • CTA Buses In Service - 12/07/1954
  • CTA Buses In Service - 02/17/1967
  • Work Bus Roster


  • AFR Dates

  • AFR Dates of Early CSL/CTA Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 100-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 300-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 500A-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 700-series Motor Buses

  • AFR Dates of 800-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 1000-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 3000-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 3240-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 3300-series Motor Buses

  • AFR Dates of 3500-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 3700-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 3730-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 4000-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 4400-series Motor Buses

  • AFR Dates of 4900-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 5000-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 5300-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 5500-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 5800-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 5800-series Motor Buses (New)

  • AFR Dates of 5900-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 6000-series Motor Buses (New)
  • AFR Dates of 6400-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 7000-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 7100-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 7200-series Motor Buses

  • AFR Dates of 7300-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 7400-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 7500-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 8000-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 8200-series Motor Buses

  • AFR Dates of 8400-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 9000-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 9600-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of 9800-series Motor Buses
  • AFR Dates of E&H Motor Buses

  • AFR Dates of CSL/CTA Trolley Buses


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