Category: rensselaer

Waiting for late-running eastbound Lake Shor…

Waiting for late-running eastbound Lake Shore Limited

Rensselaer, NY

April, 1984

A pair of SDP40Fs wait for the Lake Shore Li…

A pair of SDP40Fs wait for the Lake Shore Limited to arrive from GCT.

Rensselaer, NY

September 23, 1976

The Lake Shore Limited splits at Albany-Rens…

The Lake Shore Limited splits at Albany-Rensselaer. The SDP40F will take the Boston section onto the recently restored Post Road connection. The pair of E8s will take the NY section to Harmon where an FL9 will take over.

December 05, 1975

On a fall afternoon, Amtrak’s southbou…

On a fall afternoon, Amtrak’s southbound Adirondack has arrived at Albany-Rensselaer station, where D&H PA 17 and the dome car will come off and the coaches will be forwarded to Grand Central Terminal behind Amtrak power.

September, 1976

  

The Amtrak Adirondack at Albany-Rensselaer …

The Amtrak Adirondack at Albany-Rensselaer

5/15/1976

Penn Central train 72, a Buffalo-New York Em…

Penn Central train 72, a Buffalo-New York Empire Service run, gets underway for Grand Central out of the original Albany-Rensselaer station behind a pair of E-units. Tired-looking E7 4030 is an ex-NYC unit with both PC and NYC heralds on its nose, while ex-PRR E8 4251 at least has a fresh coat of paint.

September 11, 1970

Roger Puta caught Penn Central E8A 4036 with …

Roger Puta caught Penn Central E8A 4036 with Empire Service Train 71 arriving Albany-Rennsselear, NY on February 22, 1970

Roger Puta caught Penn Central E8A 4036 with Empire Service Train 71 arriving Albany-Rennsselear, NY on February 22, 1970 by Marty Bernard

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Note, the slide was quite faded with little color. But maybe that is reflective of February 1970.

A Roger Puta Photograph