- published: 05 Mar 2012
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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 .
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.
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 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
10/05/2015 On Monday Amtrak 69, the Adirondack, the 1974 spiritual successor of the Delaware & Hudson Laurentian which ran between 1923 to 1971 providing service between New York City and Montreal and stops in between. Todays Amtrak Adirondack had special guests on it not in the way of passengers, but special historical passenger coaches. First in the line was the Ocean View. A Budd built 1955 dome lounge built for the Great Northern Railroad's flagship train the Empire Builder. Today it is Amtrak's last remaining heritage dome and a regular addition to the Adirondack between Albany and Montreal. Second in line is the oldest at 92 years old the 1923 Pullman Standard heavyweight car built to serve on the Pennsylvania railroad's name train as the combine Maple Shade. In 1934 it was rebuil...
Birdview from drone
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).
My first dip in Dover, July 5, 2014!
Burke Centre Virginia Railway Express/Amtrak station - May 3 , 2012. VRE southbound trains #335 and #337 are passed by northbound Norfolk Southern stone train, then southbound Amtrak #19, the Crescent with NRHS owned Pullman "Dover Harbor" on rear for roundtrip Washington DC to New Orleans
My first swim in Dover Harbor and who do I meet? Two of my biggest EC idols - Sam and Zoe! What an amazing experience this is!