If you've ever traveled by heritage car, it's a shock how big they are compared to the Amfleet or even Horizon cars. It's almost unnerving how much open space there is above one's head. When I rode IP's Hoosier a few years ago, I popped into the coach for a few minutes from the big dome and it felt like a cavern. The same thing happened a few years later aboard North Shore Scenic's collection of NP and GN streamliners when I rode up the line. I bought a ticket in the dome, found it super cramped, moved through the streamlined cars and CNW bilevel, and settled in the cheap seats in the DMIR heavyweight. Best seat in the house. Wish I would've known.
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