Monthly Archives: February 2014

Sunset Limited rear sleeper designed for the end of the train

Southern Pacific’s Sunset Limited never carried an observation car, the kind of car that I loved to sit in so I could watch out the back of the train. (On almost all long-distance Amtrak trips I spend hours standing in the back … Continue reading

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Erie Limited and Wabash Cannonball

To give some railroad variety to today’s posts, above is the eastbound Erie Limited along the Canisteo River near Hornell, NY. The Erie Railroad managed to go from New Jersey (greater New York City) to Chicago and miss all the major cities in … Continue reading

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