The railroad announced last night that
Observers of the famous rowing classic this year will be the first to watch the
Ten-car trains, including dining cars, will leave Boston and Grand Central Station in New York on June 23, with
The trains will proceed direct to the Thames Shore tracks with intermediate stops at Back Bay, Providence, and Westerly for the Boston train, and Stamford, South Norwalk, Bridgeport, and New Haven for the New York train.
After the trains join in New London, the observation cars, with a locomotive on each end, will move up and down the race course, providing passengers with an opportunity to see all three races and palling into New Haven's bridge at New London to provide and unobstructed view of the finish line.
Sales will be made to the general public as well as to students and alumni of the two universities. The only other vantage point which is normally available for the races is that from the yachts lined up for the occasion.