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Amtrak Amfleet I Café Car #43382
Raleigh, NC
 
September 25th, 2016
 
Carolinian #79
 
Phase IVb
 
The Budd Company
August 1976
Full Dinette
(Push-Pull)
48914, 20914, 20214
 
Digital Photo
 
Canon EOS 70D
 
Canon 17-40mm EF
f4.0L IS Zoom Lens
f5.6 @ 1/500th sec
ISO 800




850-1455





Built as an Amdinette with 8 four-place booths, snack bar, and 23 coach seats in August 1976 and numbered 20214. Refurbished for Metroliner Service in July 1983 and renumbered 20914. Trainline-equipped for push-pull service in June 1990 and renumbered 48914. Converted to an all-table car in January 2005 and renumbered 43382. With its "Northeast Regional" branding, this car can be found on the Northeast Corridor as well as on Empire Service trains, and rarely on long-distance trains as well. Historical information about this car provided by www.amtrakbythenumbers.com.