A nighttime ride on the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus train from Baltimore to Washington, D.C. Included: the work of loading and unloading the train. Also: the U.S. military's use of circus loading techniques during World War I.
A series exploring the inner workings and histories of passenger and cargo trains. First up: Host Matt Bown takes a trip on a coal train as it travels through Pennsylvania from a mine to a power plant.