Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad Historical Society

Inspection/Official Cars of the
Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad

No. 5 Built: 1901 Builder: Sheffield Retired: April, 1882
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Gas-electric sparker.
No. 20 Built: Builder: Thomas Flyer Retired: 1916
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Purchased October, 1915 - second hand.
No. 23 Built: 1916 Builder: Studebaker Retired: December, 1919
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Purchased July, 1916.
4 cylinder, 7 passenger touring car.
No. 25 Built: 1915 Builder: Hupmobile Retired: January, 1934
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Purchased June 1, 1920.
4 cylinder.
In service October 31, 1920.
No. 100 Built: 1925 Builder: Rickenbacker Retired: April, 1948
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Converted to rail, October, 1925
Converted to weed killer in 1942.
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No. 101 Built: 1937 Builder: Buick Retired: 1977
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Converted to rail, July, 1942.
Went to the B&O Railroad Museum.
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Notes on Inspection/Official Cars

Data has been gathered from various sources, including Annual Reports, AFEs, the M&PA's Shop Book and photographs.

Information compiled by the late Charles T. Mahan, Jr.