Burlington Northern Freight Cars
This index provides an online list of Burlington Northern Freight Cars and work equipment.
The list is compiled from a variety of sources: 1972 equipment diagram book #3, 1973 equipment diagram book #1, 1973 list of equipment owned (BN book), 1979 list of equipment owned (BN book), 1981 equipment diagram book #2, 1991 official register of equipment (Federal AAR yellow book), and the personal sightings/slides of Peter Ferch. This list is inclusive from the beginning of BN operation to the merger to BNSF.
Questions and corrections to the car list should be emailed to the webmaster