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  • WOOD SUBWAY TRAIN BLUEBIRD WOOD SUBWAY TRAIN BLUEBIRD

NYC Subway Wooden BlueBird(R33WF)

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$15.95
| Members: $14.36

Details

The R33WF Bluebirds were purchased for the 1964 New York World's Fiar and only used on the Flushing Line. The bluebirds were blue intil the mid-1970's when they were painted white in an early deterrent to graffiti. Bluebirds were painted red to become Redbirds in the mid 1980's. 

Only four restored R33WF's exist: three are with the NY Transit Museum with two in their original painted scheme and one as a Redbird; and one is in the Seashore Trolley Museum in Kennebunkport, Maine.

NY Transit Museum's, "Train of Many Colors" used Bluebirds along with other historical cars in tehir original paint schemes. 

 

Made with Non-Toxic Paint; Plays on all standards railway systems; One Piece hardwood body.

Additional Information

What's the Story The A Train runs from Inwood at the very tip of Manhattan, to Far Rockaway in Queens, more than 31 miles total.