4 Domes to be Pulled by N&W 611

Four dome cars will be in the consist when Norfolk & Western No. 611 pulls excursions this year in Virginia and North Carolina.

Trip sponsors have announced that the domes will include three full-length cars, two of which are being sent by Iowa Pacific Holdings.

The IP cars will include Scenic View, built in 1954 for the San Francisco Chief of the Santa Fe; and Prairie View, built in 1955 for the Empire Builder of the Great Northern.

A former Northern Pacific short dome, Stampede Pass, will be in the consist along with ex-Milwaukee Road Super Dome 53.

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