Category: connecticut

Amtrak tr.12, the “Fast Mail”, a…

Amtrak tr.12, the “Fast Mail”, arriving.

Old Saybrook, CT

10/13/2000

F40PHR 323 arrives in Old Saybrook with tr. …

F40PHR 323 arrives in Old Saybrook with tr. 12, the “Fast Mail”.

3/30/1999

Train 12, the “Fast Mail”, arriv…

Train 12, the “Fast Mail”, arriving in Old Saybrook at 09:39.

11/16/1995

Train 12, the “Fast Mail”, depar…

Train 12, the “Fast Mail”, departing Old Saybrook, just around the bend in the distance.

4/7/1995

Train 12, the “Fast Mail”, depar…

Train 12, the “Fast Mail”, departing Old Saybrook, just around the bend in the distance. 
4/7/1995

Northbound approaching the Amtrak Station at…

Northbound approaching the Amtrak Station at Old Saybrook, CT with train #12 the ‘Fast Mail.

9/9/1990

Swedish Twins by Citizen of the Galaxy Via …

Swedish Twins

Swedish Twins by Citizen of the Galaxy

Via Flickr:

Amtrak Northeast Corridor train 12, the Fast Mail, curves through Cos Cob, CT under the old New Haven electrification on 25 July 1986, with doubleheaded AEM7s providing up front traction.

Amtrak’s The Fast Mail stopped on the …

Amtrak’s The Fast Mail stopped on the ex-New Haven Shore Line. Providence & Worcester GP-9 1702 was on the Connecticut Valley RR (line goes north to Essex).

Old Saybrook, CT

July 24, 1986

The “Fast Mail” at Mystic back i…

The “Fast Mail” at Mystic back in it’s hey-day, when Amtrak had to “borrow” some Baggage cars from VIA.

5/25/1986

Train 12, the “Fast Mail”, pause…

Train 12, the “Fast Mail”, pauses at Mystic station.

4/19/1986