Rapid Transit (Heavy Rail) Cars

Cars are organized under contemporary MBTA colored line designations. Some vehicles operated entirely before the MBTA-era.

Blue Line / East Boston Tunnel Line and Extensions

  • East Boston Tunnel Type 1
  • East Boston Tunnel Type 2
  • East Boston Tunnel Type 3
  • East Boston Tunnel Type 4 (0600s)
  • East Boston Tunnel Number 5 (0700s)

Orange Line / Elevated Division*

  • Elevated Type 1 
  • Elevated Type 2
  • Elevated Type 3
  • Elevated Type 4
  • Elevated Type 5
  • Elevated Type 6
  • Elevated Type 7
  • Elevated Type 8
  • Elevated Type 9
  • Elevated Type 10
  • Elevated Type 11
  • Orange Line Type 12
  • Orange Line Number 13

Red Line / Cambridge-Dorchester Line and Extensions

  • Cambridge-Dorchester Type 1
  • Cambridge-Dorchester Type 2
  • Cambridge-Dorchester Type 3
  • Cambridge-Dorchester Type 4
  • Cambridge-Dorchester Type 5 "Blue Birds" (1400s)
  • Red Line Type 1 "Silver Birds" (1500s, 1600s)
  • Red Line Type 2 (01700s)
  • Red Line Type 3 (1800s)
  • Red Line Number 4
  • SOAC (experimental)

*includes Maine Line Elevated, Charlestown Elevated, Washington Street Elevated, Forest Hills Extension, etc.