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Chicago Burlington & Quincy Caboose No. 13862 (S)
Restored in 2010, this wooden caboose was retrofitted with electricity, central air and benches with tables. It is now a popular party venue at the Museum.
Denver & Rio Grande Caboose No. 49 (N)
No. 49 is representative of the small four-wheel wooden cars used by early railroads. A stove for heating and cooking, bunks for sleeping and a desk for paperwork made up a crew’s living quarters during their time away from home.
Rio Grande Southern Caboose No. 0404 (N)
This caboose was part of the last freight train to run on the Rio Grande Southern railroad in southwestern Colorado in 1951.