Amtrak Empire Service

From observations made friday 30/04/04 the following now seems to apply:-

Amtrak Empire Service. New York Penn to Albany Rensselaer and Niagara Falls.

Services formed of Amfleet stock hauled by an Amtrak 700 series P32ACDM locomotive.

240 5.10 Albany Rensselaer to New York Penn 7.30
281 10.45 New York Penn to Niagara Falls 19.45

On 30/04 the above trains were worked by P32ACDM loco no. 700.


Amtrak P32ACDM loco 700 leaves Rhinecliffe-Kingston on Amtrak train 281 10.45 New York Penn to Niagara Falls.

242 6.20 Albany Rensselaer to New York Penn 8.45
283 13.45 New York Penn to Albany Rensselaer 16.15
(note. Amtrak train 283 is a through train to Niagara Falls. On 30/04 the P32ACDM loco was replaced at Albany Rensselaer by Amtrak P42B loco no. 101)

On 30/04 the above trains were worked by P32ACDM loco no. 709.

246 6.55 Albany Rensselaer to New York Penn 9.15

On 30/04 the above train was worked by P32ACDM loco no. 706.

248 7.55 Albany Rensselaer to New York Penn 10.20

On 30/04 the above train was worked by P32ACDM loco no. 707.

294 7.10 Rutland to New York Penn 12.25

On 30/04 this train was worked by P32ACDM loco no. 710.


Amtrak P32ACDM loco 710 arrives at Hudson on Amtrak train 294 7.10 from Rutland to New York Penn.

63 7.15 New York Penn to Albany Rensselaer 9.45
284 12.00 Albany Rensselaer to New York Penn 14.25
(note. Amtrak train 63 is a through train to Toronto which changes engines at Albany Rensselaer.)
(note. Amtrak train 284 is a through train from Niagara Falls.)

On 30/04 the above trains were worked by P32ACDM loco no. 708.
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Amtrak P32ACDM loco 708 approaches Rhinecliffe-Kingston on Amtrak train 284 5.45 Niagara Falls to New York Penn.

69 8.15 New York Penn to Albany Rensselaer 10.15
(note. Amtrak train 69 is a through train to Montreal which changes engines at Albany Rensselaer.)

On 30/04 the above train was worked by P32ACDM loco no. 705.

Amtrak P32ACDM loco 705 departs Hudson with Amtrak train 69 8.15 New York Penn to Montreal.

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