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TrainRiders Northeast brought the Downeaster to Portland, ME in 2001 and Brunswick ME in 2012. Our New Vision: An across the platform, Amtrak connection at Boston’s North Station, serving Worcester, Springfield, Hartford, New Haven & New York’s Penn Station. Our continued success depends on your donation. Use our PayPal button to help us reach this goal. Many thanks for your continued support. Wayne Davis, Chairman
Local Reporter Rides the Dome Car
- Created: 01 September 2017 01 September 2017
Reporter Donna Buttarazzi of the York County Coast Star boarded the Dome Car this past week in Wells to sample ridership opinion and experience the ride herself. In addition, she met TRN's Wayne Davis as he was briefing the riders on the car's history.
Her written article can be viewed here.http://www.seacoastonline.com/YorkStar
The car has two levels - below is cafe service and above is the best view on the rails. The pleasure has been increased at no additional cost.
It is associated with specific trains. Catch one before it heads off to the Adirondack service after September 24th.
Monday-Friday trains: #682, #683, #688 & #689
Saturday trains: #692, #693, #696 & #697
Sunday trains: #690, #691, #698 & #699
Fascinating facts regarding the history of the Dome Car can be read here