Southern Pacific Passenger Coach Car

Southern Pacific Passenger Coach Car (HMJB4)

Location: Yuma, AZ 85364 Yuma County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 43.668', W 114° 37.387'

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Wooden coaches were built around 1875 by Southern Pacific Railroad shops in Sacramento, California, and were used for passenger service in the railroad's southern division.

In 1913, this car was converted for railroad maintenance and was then used until 1938 by work crews during the repair of rail lines. It was then abandoned on tracks near Yuma where it deteriorated for years. Don Trigg of Yuma acquired the car and subsequently donated it in 1991 as an interpretive part of Yuma Crossing State Historic Park.
HM NumberHMJB4
Placed ByYuma Quartermaster Depot State Historic Park
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Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 12:05am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 722744 N 3623610
Decimal Degrees32.72780000, -114.62311667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 43.668', W 114° 37.387'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 43' 40.08" N, 114° 37' 23.22" W
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Area Code(s)928
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 201 Yuma Crossing Bike Path (Colorado River Levee Multi-Use Path), Yuma AZ 85364, US
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