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dispatcher812 05-11-2008 09:13 PM

Amtrak on New England Central Line?
Saturday While at work I saw two Amtrak Genesis Units ( at least I think they were Genesis units), pulling a single passenger car on the New England Central line north through Norwich, CT. The Car was Royal blue with the word "Georgia" on the top, and a passenger sitting on the back porch. Does anyone know what this was and where it was going?

CUDA7185 05-13-2008 08:08 PM

Is this the car you're talking about?


According to the site, it's a 1930 Pullman lounge thatís been converted to a private business car by the Georgia RR. What it's doing up here in CT I haven't a clue, but it might be interesting to find out.

dispatcher812 05-14-2008 10:01 PM


Yes thats it.Thanks.

I was talking to a guy at my firehouse who works for New England Central and he said that it was a private charter form Florida. The one guy I saw on the porch chartered it fo rthe trip and back. He is living my dream.

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