My wife and I’s train trip from Albany New York to Winter Park Florida. Highlights include views of the Hudson River, Silver Meteor led by Amtrak’s ‘Honoring our Veterans’ locomotive, Engine swaps in Washington DC, and our train departing Winter Park Florida.
0:00 Amtrak Vermonter at South Deerfield. (I used this footage since I wasn’t able to record our train at Albany)
Recording Date: 10/05/2017
0:15 Onboard the Ethan Allen Express to New York Penn Station. Views of the Hudson River
1:21 New York Penn Station. Amtrak ACS-64 Cities Sprinter #642 Veterans Unit; My wife makes a cameo appearance; Viewliner Roomette and Bedroom views
3:00 Scenes from New Jersey. Abandoned rail infrastructure; Amtrak MOW; Newark Penn Station; Prudential Center, Trenton
5:21 Amtrak equipment at Pennsylvania; Racing a SEPTA train
5:55 Dismantled metroliner cars at Wilmington Delaware
6:07 Our train and another train have their electric locomotives replaced for diesel locomotives at Washington DC
Recording Date: 10/6/2017
9:53 Chessie System caboose donated to Folkston Georgia for use as a train enthusiast hotel room
10:08 Jacksonville Florida; Station stop; CSX Q456; Misc CSX freight trains
11:46 Winter Park Florida: Our train departs towards Miami. My dad makes a cameo appearance.
Recorded by Jared R Davis