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The joint VIA-Amtrak International makes it station stop at Kitchener Station to take on a load of passengers waiting on the platform, operating westbound from Toronto Union Station to the USA over CN via Guelph/London/Sarnia routing. VIA F40PH-2D 6426 up front leads a consist of three Amtrak Superliner cars. A variety of Amtrak passenger equipment operated on this route in later years, ranging from Amfleets to Horizon cars to Superliners (and similar ex-ATSF "Hi-Level" cars) and even some of the old Metroliners converted to coaches showed up once in a while. In addition to VIA F40's, Amtrak P32-8BWH, F40PH and P42DC units were typical of the power that could show up in the years leading to the train's demise in 2004.Gord Taylor photo, Dan Dell'Unto collection
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Caption: The joint VIA-Amtrak International makes it station stop at Kitchener Station to take on a load of passengers waiting on the platform, operating westbound from Toronto Union Station to the USA over CN via Guelph/London/Sarnia routing. VIA F40PH-2D 6426 up front leads a consist of three Amtrak Superliner cars. A variety of Amtrak passenger equipment operated on this route in later years, ranging from Amfleets to Horizon cars to Superliners (and similar ex-ATSF "Hi-Level" cars) and even some of the old Metroliners converted to coaches showed up once in a while. In addition to VIA F40's, Amtrak P32-8BWH, F40PH and P42DC units were typical of the power that could show up in the years leading to the train's demise in 2004.

Gord Taylor photo, Dan Dell'Unto collection

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Gord Taylor photo, Dan Dell'Unto coll. [449] (more) (contact)
Date: 09/06/1998 (search)
Railway: VIA Rail (search)
Reporting Marks: VIA 6426 (search)
Train Symbol: VIA-Amtrak International (search)
Subdivision/SNS: VIA Kitchener Station - CN Guelph Sub (search)
City/Town: Kitchener (search)
Province: Ontario (search)
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