Private Varnish, 126 (Aug 2009)

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    • PV NEWS

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      Scottish Thistle; Moonlight Dome

      OS Mendota: Caritas, Cimarron River, Mendota Railroad Museum, Diablo Canyon, Promontory Point

      North Coast Rail goes to the 2009 Kentucky Derby

      Mohave guests head enjoy the Galesburg Railroad Days and Hannibal historic attractions's Tioga Pass and Pacific Sands travel to Albuquerque, New Mexico's Balloon Fiesta, and the Cumbres and Toltec Railroad with a tour of Santa Fe, New Mexico.

      Going My Way: Trains, Planes, and Holy Water is a tribute to newly ordained Father Doug Ebert. A PV trip to St. Paul, Minnesota, for the ordination ceremony, then back to Chicago, and followed by a circle trip from Chicago via the northwest Pacific coast. PVs used were the Jane Marie, Sierra Hotel, and the Vista Canyon.


      The Best Little Restaurant Show Train from Texas
      Features the biggest show of its kind in the States. PVs on the train included the Patron Tequila Express, Vista Canyon, Warren R. Henry, Evelyn Henry Milwaukee Road baggage car No. 2450, Super Dome, and Cedar Rapids.

      Amtrak's National Train Day on May 9.
      Participating in Washington D.C. was the Georgia 300 and Dover Harbor. The Royal Street, Pacific Union, Southern Hospitality and the San Marino were in New Orleans. In Chicago, visitors toured the Warren R. Henry and the Evelyn Henry while in Los Angeles guests enjoyed the Overland Trail, Scottish Thistle and the Patron Tequila Express.

    • ShopTALK

      PV ShopTALK: Lancaster & Chester Railway Company: Work continues on the Dearing and Wisconsin for participation in the upcoming 2009 Convention train to Savannah, Georgia, and on the James L. Larson Special to Florida in November. Historic Sunbeam is an ongoing project that keeps looking spiffier all the time.

      Gateway Rail Services is upgrading the Swift Stream, including new window glazing throughout the car.

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