Category: 1968

1968 Empire ServiceNew York City to BuffaloPCT…

1968 Empire Service
New York City to Buffalo
PC

The consist includes a NYC E7A, a NYC 56-seat coach, a NYC 64-seat coach, and a coach snack bar.

The gifs used were made by Ken. They can be found at the link below.
http://kenstransitgifs.com/gifindex.html

Union StationWashington D.C. December 18, 196…

Union Station
Washington D.C.

December 18, 1968

E7 4026 leads an Empire Service train north …

E7 4026 leads an Empire Service train north out of Croton Harmon, NY on November 29, 1968.

New Haven FL9 2037 leads the Yankee Clipper….

New Haven FL9 2037 leads the Yankee Clipper.

New London, CT

11/3/1968

New Haven FL9 2037 leads the Yankee Clipper….

New Haven FL9 2037 leads the Yankee Clipper.

New Haven, CT

11/3/1968

Two New York Central E8As at Hudson, NY by Ma…

Two New York Central E8As at Hudson, NY

Two New York Central E8As at Hudson, NY by Marty Bernard

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These are Roger Puta’s photos taken September 2, 1968.

Penn Central E8A 4041 with Empire Service Train 80.

5 New York Central Passenger Trains from Roge…

5 New York Central Passenger Trains from Roger Puta

5 New York Central Passenger Trains from Roger Puta by Marty Bernard

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NYC 4026 (E8A) and 4003 (the roster says E7A, but it sure looks like an E8A) with Empire Service Train 71 at Hudson, NY on September 2, 1968. [Just received this comment from James Ridgway Jr.: “4003 was built as an E7. Wrecked, and sent to EMD. Rebuilt as an E8, same number.”]

PC Empire Service Train 50 departring at the …

PC Empire Service Train 50 departring at the Hudson, NY station on September 2, 1968

PC Empire Service Train 50 departring at the Hudson, NY station on September 2, 1968 by Marty Bernard

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2 of 2 photos

A Roger Puta photograph

5 More New Haven FL9 Photos from Roger Puta b…

5 More New Haven FL9 Photos from Roger Puta

5 More New Haven FL9 Photos from Roger Puta by Marty Bernard

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NH FL9 2030 with Train 15, The Puritan, at the Providence, Rhode Island station on July 21, 1968.

PRR metroliners at budd plant 2-68 by John W….

PRR metroliners at budd plant 2-68

PRR metroliners at budd plant 2-68 by John W. Barriger III National Railroad Library