Milwaukee's "Cedar Rapids" sits on display in St. Paul.
Cedar Rapids in Saint Paul for "Train Days". Lighting by Chris Guss.
Art deco engineering at its finest on display as Milwaukee Road Skytop Lounge “Cedar Rapids”, which was set out by Amtrak Train #3 last night in KC. This car is operated by the Friends of 261, th... (more)
Backing up into the R&SW at Sturtevant, the Cedar Rapids gets the once-over from Steve Sandburg while the Conductor keeps an eye open for clear track from within.
The CP 2816 excursion leaves as quick as it came, through the small town of Buffalo, Minnesota.
The Cedar Rapids rests convieniently under the Park signal bridge while the CP 2816 sits above Grand Avenue 17 carlengths away.
The last operational Milwaukee Road Skytop lounge observation is reflected in rainwater at the Amtrak Station. The next day the car will depart on a charter train to Rock Island, Ill.