Private rail cars AAPRCO 2015 Spirit of St. Louis Convention during day

After getting back to my hotel around 3AM or so – I took a nap until mid-afternoon. This is when I returned to St Louis Union Station to record AAPRCO 2015 Spirit of St. Louis Private rail cars in the light. Crews were busy doing maintenance on rolling stock. Owners, guest and I assume employees were having conversations near and around cars. No one except one rail worker said anything to me. While doing car maintenance – he asked if he was in way of my shot.

Middle of video – lady ask me if there are any restaurants in the cars. She was very irritated when I did not reply. I was very irritated that she interrupted my recording. I’d venture a guess all this private stock has cooking facilities – of course none were open to the public that day.

For some reason everyone assumes my video camera is a photo camera.

AAPRCO 2015 Spirit of St. Louis train cars / rolling stock

Power: Two (2) Amtrak P-42 Locos (Back to Back)
Cars: 1) Pvt Car – 800064 Dagny Taggart (Round end forward)
2) Pvt Car – 800709 Greenwich Harbor
3) Pvt Car – 800738 Greenwich Estates
4) Pvt Car – 800046 J. Pinkney Henderson
5) Pvt Car – 800464 Wisconsin
6) Pvt Car – 800588 Northern Sky (Observation end forward)
7) Pvt Car – 800710 Northern Dreams
8) Pvt Car – 800744 Silver Star
9) Pvt Car – 800069 Cimarron River
10) Pvt Car – 800045 Caritas
11) Pvt Car – 800482 Oliver Hazard Perry (Added to consist at Cincinnati)
12) Pvt Car – 800736 Birch Grove
13) Pvt Car – 800203 Moonlight Dome
14) Pvt Car – 800591 Burrard
15) Pvt Car – 800029 Dearing
16) Pvt Car – 800355 Pacific Sands
17) Pvt Car – 800165 Kansas
18) Pvt Car – 800275 Sierra Hotel
19) Pvt Car – 800724 Promontory Point
20) Pvt Car – 800998 Suitsme

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