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bostontrainguy wrote: ↑Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:38 pmAs funny as that is, I mean the https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_Line_(Cleveland) this lineRyand-Smith wrote: ↑Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:18 pmSecond, is there a connection between the Lake shore line and the Red Line?Yes, right inside South Station
Gilbert B Norman wrote: ↑Fri Aug 23, 2019 3:22 pm Lest we forget, Mr. Stephens, that's a "been there done that" with the W-Gang's freight initiative.It isn’t like the Lake Shore Limited or Capitol Limited are bringing home more bacon than they take from the piggy bank, to mix metaphors. Why not consider a third train that largely garners a new set of riders: the late departure/evening arrival endpoint riders, the graveyard shift folks in the next cities (PHL/HAR westbound, SOB/EKH eastbound), and the daylight passengers between?
Apparently, The Pennsylvanian was simply the ERIE's Atlantic Express, and there wasn't enough freight to mKe it pay.