OPEN CAR NO. 99
Open Car No. 99 was constructed by the Laconia Car Company in the summer of 1910 for the Boston & Maine Railroad. It was retired from the Boston & Maine Railroad in about 1948 and remained in New England until the early 1970s after which it came to the Strasburg Rail Road.
Year Built: August 1904
Maker: Pullman Car Company
Length: 68 feet, 3 inches
Weight: 90,600 lbs.
Year Arrived at Strasburg: September 1972
Entered Passenger Service: 1999
Significance of Name: Named (presumably) Valley View in honor of the picturesque views from along the line.