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Owned and operated by DC chapter of the National Railway Historical Society, the "Dover Harbor" accurately recreates Pulman travel from the 1930's. Filmed October 20, 2013 on Washington DC to Newport News, Virginia roundtrip. Besitz und betrieben von DC chapterl des National Railway Historical Society, die "Dover Harbor" genau nachbildet Pulman Reise aus den 1930er Jahren. Gefilmt 20. Oktober 2013 in Washington DC nach Newport News, Virginia Rundreise.
This video was taken by Guerin Goldsmith on June 1, 2013. Dover Harbor was open to the public (and open house) at the Manassas, Virginia Railway Festival. The video shows our docents giving tours and talking about the history of the car. The Dover Harbor is a 1923 Pullman Company Railroad car. It has 6 double bedrooms, a kitchen (buffet), and a lounge that seats 24. It is available for Charter across the United States and into portions of Canada. We attach the car to Amtrak trains to provide this service. For more information about the car visit www.doverharbor.com .
The morning after swim. CS&PF banquet last night followed by beer consumption at The White Horse means a swim is needed to give relief from the hangovers.
Birdview from drone
Here's a sampling of the experience of the DOVER HARBOR Pullman private rail car TIDEWATER TRAVELER day trip via Amtrak's Regional Service from Washington DC to Williamsburg and Newport News, VA. This springtime trip gave folks the opportunity to see Colonial Williamsburg adorned with the blooms of the season. DOVER HARBOR is owned and operated by the Washington DC Chapter NRHS (DCNRHS). Still photos and video of Williamsburg, DOVER HARBOR, and Amtrak trains #67 and #66 were taken on April 9, 2011 (note, there is no sound during the still photos).
Birdview from drone
11:06 AM in Austell,Ga is the Amtrak Crescent #19 with cool crew and the Dover Harbor private car on the end! Info on the Dover Harbor: http://www.doverharbor.com/ Amtrak P-42DC #'s 135 & 148 Recorded by Gene Hale on October 12, 2017
Here's a sampling of the experience of the DOVER HARBOR Pullman private rail car trip via Amtrak's Crescent route from Washington DC over the Norfolk Southern Railway to New Orleans. The trip was timed especially to allow the travelers to go to the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, April 29-May 5, 2010. Trip participants stayed aboard the rail car, parked at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal (as shown in the photo), while in the city. DOVER HARBOR is owned and operated by the Washington DC Chapter NRHS (DCNRHS). Still photos and video (note, there is no sound during the still photos).
We went out to see the Capitol Limited go by and figured it would be another routine run. I almost didn't bother making a video. We got lucky and the Capitol Limited was carrying this 20's era Pullman ("Dover Harbor") owned by DCNHRS.
The classic heavyweight Pullman private rail car DOVER HARBOR returns to its home siding in Jessup, Maryland on Saturday, November 13, 2010. DOVER HARBOR is owned and operated by the Washington DC Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society (DCNRHS).