Van Roster & Dispositions

This is the all-time roster list for Rutland Railroad vans and their dispositions.

Road
Number
Model/Type Original
Number
Date
Built
Paint
Scheme
Length Disposition Notes
10 AC&F #50, r/n 1/10/1925 1902 A 28’0″ Destroyed 8/16/28 4 window, straight cupola
11 AC&F #51, r/n 1/10/1925 1902 28’0″ Sold 9/53
12 AC&F #52, r/n 1/10/1925 1902 28’0″ Sold 11/52
13 AC&F #53, r/n 1/10/1925 1902 28’0″ Scrapped 4/14/48
14 Rutland(Rutland) 1929 A,D,F 28’0″ Sold 9/61 Possibly built on frame from #10
Road
Number
Model/Type Original
Number
Date
Built
Paint
Scheme
Length Disposition Notes
20 Rutland RR(Malone) built as #70; r/n 11/25/24 1913 28’0″ Scrapped 7/42
21 Rutland RR(Malone) built as #71; r/n 12/16/24 1913 28’0″ Sold & scrapped
1/53
22 Rutland RR(Malone) built as #72; r/n 11/21/24 1913 28’0″ Sold
2/61
4 window
23 Rutland RR(Malone) built as #74; r/n 11/26/24 1918 28’0″ Sold & scrapped
12/52
24 Rutland RR(Malone) built as #75; r/n 11/20/24 1918 28’0″ Sold
9/52
4 window, slanted cupola
Road
Number
Model/Type Original
Number
Date
Built
Paint
Scheme
Length Disposition Notes
25 Rutland (AC&F Frame) built as #76; r/n 11/21/24; 1920 30’0″ Wrecked & Scrapped
9/22/49
Joe Favro killed in wreck
26 Rutland (AC&F Frame) built as #77; r/n 1/6/25 1920 30’0″ Sold
4/56
3 window
27 Rutland (AC&F Frame) built as #78; r/n 11/22/24 1920 30’0″ Sold
8/61
Rebuilt with 10 window cupola
28 Rutland (AC&F Frame) built as #79; r/n 12/16/24; 1920 30’0″ Donated 2/61 Nelson Blount MS&N – On display, restored, Steamtown USA (Scranton, PA) 3 window
30 Rutland (AC&F Frame) built as #80; r/n 11/22/24 1920 30’0″ Scrapped
12/46
31 Rutland (AC&F Frame) built as #81; r/n 12/17/24; 1920 30’0″ Sold to 4/56 to St. Johnsbury & Lake Champlain as #59, currently owned by Dr. Kendall – Location, East Barnett, VT
32 Rutland (AC&F Frame) built as #82; r/n 11/26/24; 1920 30’0″ sold 8/61 to Don Robinson (GMRC) then to Bob Adams. Now on display at Chester, MA.
33 Rutland (AC&F Frame) built as #83; r/n 11/26/24; 1920 30’0″ Sold 8/61 to GMRC #33; to Steamtown
34 Rutland (AC&F Frame) built as #84; r/n 11/20/24; 1920 30’0″ Retired 12/58, demolished 4/16/59 Rebuilt with new cupola, fourth window per side
35 Rutland (AC&F Frame) built as #85; r/n 11/21/24; 1920 30’0″ Sold 3/65 to VTR #35; sold again 7/65
36 Rutland (AC&F Frame) built as #86; r/n 11/24/24; 1920 30’0″ Sold 8/65 to GMRC #36; to Steamtown; to John Cook Rebuilt with 10 window cupola
37 Rutland (AC&F Frame) built as #87; r/n 11/24/24 1920 30’0″ Unknown Sale date 3 window
Road
Number
Model/Type Original
Number
Date
Built
Paint
Scheme
Length Disposition Notes
40 Rutland RR built as #90; r/n 11/22/24; 1924 30’3″ Sold
8/61to MN #40; to GMRC #40; to John G Talcott Jr. of Plymouth, Mass. in 1979, restored 2005-13, moved to Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum in 2014.
41 Rutland RR built as #91; r/n 11/22/24 1924 30’3″ Sold
9/61
42 Rutland RR built as #92; r/n 11/23/24; 1924 30’3″ Sold
8/63 to Glenn Davis; to NES
43 Rutland RR built as #93; r/n 11/21/24; 1924 30’3″ Sold
3/65 to VTR #4; then sold
3 window,
tall cupola
44 Rutland RR built as #94; r/n 11/21/24; 1924 30’3″ Sold
12/63 to VTR #2; then sold
45 Rutland RR built as #95; r/n 11/21/24; 1924 A,E 30’3″ Sold
3/65 to VTR #3; then sold
3 window
46 Rutland RR built as #96; r/n 11/21/24; 1924 30’3″ Sold
12/65
3 window
47 Rutland RR built as #97; r/n 11/20/24; 1924 30’3″ Sold
9/61 to VTR #1; then sold
Road
Number
Model/Type Original
Number
Date
Built
Paint
Scheme
Length Disposition Notes
50 ICC Wide Vision Van 50 6/1959 F 30’0″ Sold to builder 8/1962, Santa Maria Valley RR #210; on display at Guadalupe, CA Amtrak Station
51 ICC Wide Vision Van 51 6/1959 F 30’0″ Sold to builder 8/1962, Santa Maria Valley RR #211, At Campsite in Oregon
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Number
Model/Type Original
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Date
Built
Paint
Scheme
Length Disposition Notes

Thanks to Jay Conant, Peter Berg, Bill Badger, Steve Mumley, Jeff English, Roger Kirkpatrick, Dick Dermody, Scott Whitney, Jim Dufour, Richard Arnold, and Romey Romagnoli.

Paint Scheme Legend
Key Description
A Original Box Car Brown
B Cherry Red “Whippet”
C Cherry Red w/o Whippet, High
D Cherry Red w/o Whippet, Low
E Early Green & Yellow – Lettering below windows, 9″ yellow gothic
F Classic Green & Yellow – 4 1/2″ green gothic lettering, GMG Hearld
G Cherry Red with Modern Lettering