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Amtrack Train #179 "Southern Crescent" southbound on the Shore Line. Power is three PC X-PRR E-8['s. At New Haven a GG-1 will take over taking train to Washington and then SOU E-8's to New Orleans. On right is south end of former New Haven freight yard.

Photographed by Bruce Nelson, March 11, 1972.
Added to the photo archive by Bruce Nelson, September 3, 2023.
Railroad: Penn Central.

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Nice to see photos of the train when it ran all the way from Boston to New Orleans. Thanks for posting.

Posted by Bill Hakkarinen on 2023-09-03 09:59:07

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