Category: nyc

1960s Twilight LimitedChicago to DetroitNYCThe…

1960s Twilight Limited
Chicago to Detroit
NYC

The consist includes two E7As, two hw baggage cars, a baggage dorm, a 56-seat coach, a 64-seat coach, a grill diner, a 10 Rmt – 6 DBR sleeper, and a 56-seat coach.

The gifs used were made by Ken and myself. They can be found at the link below. My gifs have my name in the description.
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1960s Motor Cities SpecialChicago to DetroitNY…

1960s Motor Cities Special
Chicago to Detroit
NYC

The consist includes an E7A, an E8A, a hw baggage car, four 64-seat coaches, and a 56-seat coach.

The gifs used were made by Ken and myself. They can be found at the link below. My gifs have my name in the description.
http://kenstransitgifs.com/gifindex.html

1960s The MichiganChicago to DetroitNYCThe con…

1960s The Michigan
Chicago to Detroit
NYC

The consist includes two E8As, a hw baggage car, two 64-seat coaches, a grill diner, two 64-seat coaches, and a 10 Rmt – 6 DBR sleeper.

The gifs used were made by Ken and myself. They can be found at the link below. My gifs have my name in the description.
http://kenstransitgifs.com/gifindex.html

1955 Twilight LimitedChicago to DetroitNYCThe …

1955 Twilight Limited
Chicago to Detroit
NYC

The consist includes an E7A, an E8A, a baggage coach, seven 64-seat coaches, a tavern lounge, a 10 Rmt – 6 DBR sleeper, a table car, a kitchen lounge, a 22 Rmt sleeper, and a parlor lounge observation.

The gifs used were made by Ken and myself. They can be found at the link below. My gifs have my name in the description.
http://kenstransitgifs.com/gifindex.html

1954 The MichiganChicago to DetroitNYCThe cons…

1954 The Michigan
Chicago to Detroit
NYC

The consist includes two E7As, a hw RPO, a baggage coach, a 56-seat coach, five 64-seat coaches, a tavern lounge, a diner, a grill diner, a 10 Rmt – 6 DBR sleeper, and a parlor lounge observation.

The gifs used were made by Ken and myself. They can be found at the link below. My gifs have my name in the description.
http://kenstransitgifs.com/gifindex.html

1953 Twilight LimitedChicago to Detroit NYCThe…

1953 Twilight Limited
Chicago to Detroit 
NYC

The consist includes an AB set of E7s, a baggage dorm, two 64-seat coaches, a 56-seat coach, three 64-seat coaches, a tavern lounge, a diner, a grill diner, a C&O 10 Rmt – 6 DBR sleeper, a 10 Rmt – 5 DBR sleeper, and a parlor lounge observation.

The gifs used were made by Ken and myself. They can be found at the link below. My gifs have my name in the description.
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1953 Chicago MercuryChicago to DetroitNYCThe c…

1953 Chicago Mercury
Chicago to Detroit
NYC

The consist includes an AB set of E7s, a baggage coach, seven 64-seat coaches, a tavern lounge, a diner, a grill diner, a 10 Rmt – 6 DBR sleeper, a 10 Rmt – 5 DBR sleeper, and a parlor lounge observation.

The gifs used were made by Ken and myself. They can be found at the link below. My gifs have my name in the description.
http://kenstransitgifs.com/gifindex.html

A Just Before Amtrak Snack Bar Coach Train by…

A Just Before Amtrak Snack Bar Coach Train

A Just Before Amtrak Snack Bar Coach Train by Marty Bernard

Via Flickr:

PC E8A 4073 with Snack Car as Train 356 to Detroit on the Chicago Union Station leads, March 30, 1971.

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196803C14-20efThe Wave. Penn Central Train …

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The Wave.

Penn Central Train No. 304, the James Whitcomb Riley, due out of Central Station at 3:50 P.M., and scheduled to stop at Woodlawn at 4:00 P.M. to receive passengers for LaFayette and stops beyond.

Woodlawn Illinois, February 1968.

19670324 04 NYC 79th St. Chicago by David Wil…

19670324 04 NYC 79th St. Chicago

19670324 04 NYC 79th St. Chicago by David Wilson

Via Flickr:

The James Whitcomb Riley on the final leg of its journey from Cincinnati to Chicago. The Big Four subsidiary of the NYC used trackage rights north of Kankakee for access to Chicago. For that reason these trains used Central Station rather than LaSalle St. Station as their Chicago terminus.