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Date: 09/18/23 07:19
Amtrak 100
Author: refarkas

Joe Snopek photographed Amtrak 100 in New Haven, Connecticut on July 7, 1978.
Bob




Date: 09/18/23 09:13
Re: Amtrak 100
Author: texchief1

Nice shot!  Hard to believe Amtrak rostered these.

texchief1



Date: 09/18/23 11:30
Re: Amtrak 100
Author: DavidP

texchief1 Wrote:
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> Nice shot!  Hard to believe Amtrak rostered
> these.

The ex-PC RS3s were used mostly in MOW service, and occasionally as station switchers in Boston.  If they ever pulled a passenger train over the road it would have been as a rescue engine.  However, Amtrak's Adirondack was powered by a pair of ex-B&M RS2s for a short time while the D&H PAs were being rebuilt in Idaho.

Dave



Date: 09/18/23 19:48
Re: Amtrak 100
Author: mvrr10

Amtrak RS3s did see revenue service on the Hartford Line hauling SPVs before they were parked in January 1986.



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