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Entries from February 2009

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285 - CB&Q 504 update 2/15

Monday, February 16. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in Chicago, Burlington & Quincy 504

284 - L7 update for 2/15

Sunday, February 15. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in TMER&L L7 Locomotive

283 - Passenger Dept Update 2009-02-14

Sunday, February 15. 2009. Posted by Phil Stepek in Passenger Car Department

282 - CTA S-105 update 2/12

Thursday, February 12. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in Chicago Transit Authority S-105

280 - L7 gets another coat of paint

Thursday, February 12. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in TMER&L L7 Locomotive

279 - General Track Update and Recent Happenings

Tuesday, February 10. 2009. Posted by Adam Robillard in Track Department

276 - CB&Q 504 update 2/8

Sunday, February 8. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in Chicago, Burlington & Quincy 504

274 - L7 painting begins

Sunday, February 8. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in TMER&L L7 Locomotive

275 - Passenger Dept update 2009-02-08

Sunday, February 8. 2009. Posted by Phil Stepek in Passenger Car Department

273 - CB&Q 504 update 2/1

Monday, February 2. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in Chicago, Burlington & Quincy 504

272 - Feb 2009 Passenger Update

Sunday, February 1. 2009. Posted by Phil Stepek in Passenger Car Department

270 - L7 work continues

Sunday, February 1. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in TMER&L L7 Locomotive

278 - Website stats for January 2009

Sunday, February 1. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in Info Tech Department

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Nigel Bennett about Steam Department Update January 2015
Thu, 02-19-2015 11:16
Sam, Ooops!. Now that is something I had not noticed before. For sure we have IC201. I walked past her just yesterday in barn #9. I had not [...]


Roger Kramer about Energy in the Steam Dept
Wed, 02-18-2015 18:48
Hello Philip Thank you for your kind comments. Yes, the 1630 will again be running in 2015 baring any unforeseen problems. The continuing projects [...]


Philip Bruchman about Energy in the Steam Dept
Wed, 02-18-2015 13:59
I really love seeing the 1630 returning to its former glory. I first got to ride on it more than 25 years ago and it left a great impression on me. [...]


Raphael about Car Shop Progress on the Chicago Rapid Transit Cars 1024 and 1797 from Buzz Morisette
Wed, 02-18-2015 03:31
speaking of electric cars, i haven't heard any updates about Michigan Electric 28. what has been done since its last blog post?


Bill Wulfert about Car Shop Progress on the Chicago Rapid Transit Cars 1024 and 1797 from Buzz Morisette
Mon, 02-16-2015 23:26
The tag shows the date of the last seat reupholstering. Chris & Dan Buck have assisted with the 3rd rail beam project for 1797. In Chicago, it's [...]


Bob about Car Shop Progress on the Chicago Rapid Transit Cars 1024 and 1797 from Buzz Morisette
Mon, 02-16-2015 19:53
A beautiful restoration. Can't wait to see the car in the spring. A true labor of love - can't even imagine the hours that have been spent on this - [...]


Sam G about Steam Department Update January 2015
Sun, 02-15-2015 21:52
Howdy! So glad you folks are at work. I can't wait for spring so I can get there in person. The website will have to do for now. Here's a [...]


Nigel Bennett about Steam Department Update January 2015
Sat, 02-14-2015 07:15
John, Apologies. I have been off line for a couple of days so did not pick up your note. Welcome. I am afraid that the start up may be a bit [...]


John heid about Steam Department Update January 2015
Tue, 02-10-2015 22:11
First time volunteer but long time member joining this weekend! I had about a year of experience working on the black River rr in New Jersey.


Roger Kramer about A Limited Time Offer
Tue, 02-10-2015 12:45
Hello Raphael The Susan Marie will not be painted to the 2-tone Southern green. Per the donors wishes it will always be kept in the colors it is. [...]


Brian L. about A Limited Time Offer
Mon, 02-09-2015 23:50
I do not believe that Susan Marie ever wore the two tone scheme, as it was a business car. The photos I have seen of it as SOU business car #10 show a [...]


Raphael about A Limited Time Offer
Mon, 02-09-2015 02:58
speaking of the susan marie, will it eventually be repainted into the 2-tone green found on the southern crescent? because since the train made its [...]