Illinois Railway Museum Home Page
 BLOG | DIRECTIONS | SCHEDULE | STORE |
   

Illinois Railway Museum Blog

Entries from February 2009

Topics from February, 2009

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

Blog Administration

Find us on Facebook

Category Tree

Calendar

Back February '09 Forward
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
3 4 5 6 7
9 11 13 14
17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28

Quicksearch

Comments

Michael McCraren about September 27-28-29 Passenger Car Department Update
Sun, 10-19-2014 16:20
Yes, we still have the "Birmingham" and we have held private parties in it this year. It is open to the public sometimes during the summer. If you [...]


Lynn Lawrence about September 27-28-29 Passenger Car Department Update
Fri, 10-17-2014 10:21
My sister used to own the ACL Birmingham Lightweight Diner when it was located in Lansing, IL. Do you still have this car at your location? And if so, [...]


SteveC about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Mon, 10-13-2014 08:11
I forgot to add in my last comment that I want to complement you folks on tackling these cosmetic restorations of these locomotives, but still taking [...]


SteveC about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Mon, 10-13-2014 08:06
I would love to see the 938 restored, but I have to agree with Logan's post. The #101, #7, & 26 are also in partial restoration mode. The [...]


dean about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Sun, 10-12-2014 18:44
wouldn't 3007 or 16 be better candidates for future restoration? I'm not sayin', I'm just sayin'.


Joshua Craig Beytien about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Sat, 10-11-2014 18:51
I thought 938 is only in display until I realized that the locomotive was in the restoration shop. Wat r u guys up 2 with the 938? Is this restoration [...]


Raffy about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Sat, 10-11-2014 17:27
don't forget that the museum is also itching to restore GN&A mogul 26. heck they might also want to do T&D 16 or even do a proper restoration on [...]


Wally Unglaub about Model Railway Display Building
Fri, 10-10-2014 13:27
Thanks Roger, will do! As a retiree on a fixed income, I couldn't be the biggest help money-wise but as a long time model railroader, I feel I can be [...]


Max Crosby about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Thu, 10-09-2014 21:49
So you guys are just repainting her? No patching of rust and no lettering or numbering?


Logan about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Thu, 10-09-2014 21:39
Let's just say that in the future, there is an effort put forth to restore the 938, would work be performed after the main three steamers are [...]


Roger Kramer about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Thu, 10-09-2014 16:40
Hello Christian Thanks, It looks better in person, come on down. Stop by the coach dept when you have a chance Roger


Christian Ellis about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Thu, 10-09-2014 11:53
COMMENT_DELETED