Will Whittaker Photo

The Santa Fe had one of the largest blocks of Modified 1937 AAR Box Cars, with close to 7,000 cars between the Bx-34 and Bx-37 classes. The Bx-34 class was the last group of Santa Fe box cars to receive the Duryea underframe. The details of these cars are in the table below.

Class Builder Date Series Start Series End No. of Cars Trucks Notes
Bx-34 P-S 1940 139500 140749 1250 Cast Steel, Double Truss Duryea Underframe
Bx-34 P-S 1940 140750 141299 1550 National B-1 Duryea Underframe
Bx-34 P-S 1940 141300 141300 1 Cast Steel, Double Truss Duryea Underframe
Bx-37 P-S 1941 141301 142300 1000 National B-1
Bx-37 P-S 1941 142301 142910 610 Cast Steel, Spring Plankless
Bx-37 P-S 1941 142911 143310 400 Barber S-2
Bx-37 P-S 1941 143311 143810 500 National B-1
Bx-37 P-S 1941 143811 144310 500 Cast Steel, Spring Plankless
Bx-37 P-S 1942 145500 146499 1000 National B-1
Bx-37 P-S 1942 146500 147499 1000 Cast Steel, Spring Plankless

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