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271 - L7 gets some body work

Sunday, January 25. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in TMER&L L7 Locomotive

265 - ME 28 Update January 3-4, 2008

Monday, January 5. 2009. Posted by Robert Kutella in Michigan Electric 28

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Cabbage Stack about Shay #5 from Brian Davies January 2016
Sun, 06-19-2016 18:27
>>>"I feel it is important to restore and maintain all parts on the locomotive, whether or not they are normally used." Excellent Brian! Well [...]

Raphael about Steam will likely run Memorial weekend
Thu, 06-02-2016 01:50
i wouldn't be surprised if 1630's 135 car haul made its way to Trains Magazine.

Jeff about Steam will likely run Memorial weekend
Tue, 05-31-2016 14:32
Great job guys. My family and I loved the steam engine run. I have never seen one up close in operation and it was amazing.

Ethan Armitage about Steam will likely run Memorial weekend
Mon, 05-30-2016 07:59
HI Nigel, This is Ethan A. Good job on 1630, shay 5 and 428 UP. I liked riding on 1630 yesterday. Thank you, Nigel, for working on the steam [...]

chris sosin about Steam will likely run Memorial weekend
Sun, 05-29-2016 18:57
Great job steam team!!! I wanted to get out to IRM to see 1630 run, but it just wasn,t in the cards for this week end. I did see her running on the [...]

Raphael about Turntable successfully unloaded
Sat, 05-28-2016 22:03
once turntable installation is complete, will there be a roundhouse? if so, how many stalls?

c kronenwetter about Steam will likely run Memorial weekend
Fri, 05-27-2016 22:57
A job nicely done Nigel. Thanks to all of the steam team from we watchers out here in Internet land.

Ted Miles, IRM Member about Turntable successfully unloaded
Fri, 05-27-2016 15:56
Nigel, That is one big sukker of a turntable! i have pushed a narrow gauge table by hand; i do not think you can do that with the new one [...]

Bob Yarger about Turntable successfully unloaded
Fri, 05-27-2016 13:39
Can someone contact me via email concerning the smaller turntable, which, I'm told is 80 feet long? Thanks, Bob Yarger Wilton, NY

Roger Kramer about The Turntable Unloading Prep
Fri, 05-27-2016 07:32
Hello Ethan BTW the turntable was successfully unloaded yesterday! Mark Secco and his crew did a marvelous job planning and then executing this [...]

Ethan Armitage about The Turntable Unloading Prep
Thu, 05-26-2016 20:32
Hi Roger, Good job on the turntable turntable update. When will 1630 be running? Sincerely, Ethan A.

Raphael about Its Here, Its big, Its long, Its needs lots of $
Tue, 05-24-2016 13:10
the smaller one too?