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Amtrak Amfleet I Coach #82984
Depew, NY
 
April 21st, 2012
    
Empire Service #281
  
Phase IVb
   
Digital Photo
 
Canon EOS 60D
 
Tamron (Canon) 17-50mm
f2.8 Zoom Lens
f5.6 @ 1/50th sec
ISO 250
The Budd Company
November 1975
Regional Coachclass
(Push-Pull)
20979, 20679, 20116
 
489-1012
 
Built as an Amclub car with 18 club seats, snack bar, & 23 coach seats in November 1975 and numbered 20116. Car was assigned the number 20679 but changed to 20979 when refurbished for Metroliner service in April 1983. Converted to a coach using American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Economic Stimulus) Funds in June 2011 and renumbered 82984. Car is now a Capstone car featuring 72 seats. Information about the history of this car provided by www.amtrakbythenumbers.com