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Amtrak Amfleet I Café Car #48187
Chicago, IL
October 19th, 2015
Coach Yard Photo
Phase IVb
The Budd Company
February 1977
48965, 48187, 28352, 20048
Digital Photo
Canon EOS 70D
Tamron (Canon) 17-50mm
VC f2.8 Zoom Lens
f3.5 @ 1/500th sec
ISO 320


Built as an Amcafe with 51 coach seats on either side of the snack bar in February 1977 and numbered 20048. Converted to having 14 four-place booths and snack bar in April 2003 and renumbered 28352. Trainline-equipped for push-pull operation and converted to a Club-Dinette with 18 club seats and 6 four-place booths in February 2005 and renumbered 48187. Refurbished for Metroliner Service in May 2005 and renumbered 48965. Renumbered back to 48187 in January 2006. Historical information about this car provided by