RailPictures.Net Photo: 138 Amtrak Alco RS-3 at Berlin, Connecticut by Tom Nelligan
 
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Amtrak (more..)
Alco RS-3 (more..)
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Berlin, Connecticut, USA (more..)
January 21, 1984
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138 (more..)
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Tom Nelligan (more..)
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A stretch of subzero weather in January 1984 left Amtrak's trouble-prone SPV-2000 railcars unable to propel themselves, so diesels including veteran RS-3s were drafted to keep things moving. Amtrak RS-3 138 paused with a Springfield-New Haven train at Berlin, CT, with a pair of crippled SPVs in tow.
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