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Amtrak Amfleet I Coach #82779
Depew, NY
 
February 12th, 2021
 
Maple Leaf #64
 
Phase VI
 
The Budd Company
May 1977
Regional Coachclass
(Push-Pull)
44724, 44971, 21971, 21871
    
Digital Photo
 
Canon EOS 90D
 
Canon 17-40mm EF
f4.0L Zoom Lens
f8.0 @ 1/800th sec
ISO 200



A80-2131




Built as a long-distance coach with 60 seats and two dressing rooms in May 1977 and numbered 21871. Refurbished for Metroliner Service in May 1983 and renumbered 21971. Trainline-equipped for push-pull operation in November 1990 and renumbered 44971. Refurbished with an ADA-compliant restroom in August 1997 and renumbered 44724. Converted to a Capstone coach with 72 seats in October 2009 and renumbered 82779. Historical information about this car provided by www.amtrakbythenumbers.com.