Amtrak on PC Northern Central line in early 1970s ?

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Amtrak on PC Northern Central line in early 1970s ?

Post by jhdeasy » Thu Feb 01, 2007 11:15 am

Did PC operate a passenger train (Washington section of Amtrak's National Limited?) over the Northern Central line between Baltimore and Harrisburg in the early 1970s??

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Post by TSP5-TSP6 » Thu Feb 01, 2007 4:01 pm

jhdeasy - The Washington-Harrisburg sections of the National Limited (Trains 30 and 31) are shown in Penn Central Timetable No. 7 (November 14, 1971) operating over the Columbia And Port Deposit Branch from Perryville MD to Roy (about 10 miles east of Harrisburg PA).

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