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Entries from June 2011

Topics from June, 2011

949 - News Update - June 29, 2011

Thursday, June 30. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Freight Car Department

948 - Polishing up on the polishing...

Monday, June 27. 2011. Posted by James Kolanowski in Diesel Department

947 - Wood Shop Update - June 25, 2011

Sunday, June 26. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella

943 - Wood Shop Update - June 18, 2011

Sunday, June 19. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

940 - Wood Shop Update - June 15, 2011

Thursday, June 16. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

939 - Wood Shop Update - June 11, 2011

Sunday, June 12. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

937 - Car Work - June 8, 2011

Thursday, June 9. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Freight Car Department

936 - Wood Shop Update - June 8, 2011

Thursday, June 9. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

935 - Car Work - June 4, 2011

Sunday, June 5. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Freight Car Department

934 - Site Update - June 4, 2011

Sunday, June 5. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in General Blog Entries

933 - Wood Shop Update - June 1, 2011

Thursday, June 2. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

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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 [...]