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Entries from December 2011

Topics from December, 2011

1104 - Wood Shop Update - December 28, 2011

Thursday, December 29. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1103 - Steam Department Update 12-26-2011

Wednesday, December 28. 2011. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1101 - Season's Greetings

Thursday, December 22. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in General Blog Entries

1099 - Wood Shop Update - December 17, 2011

Sunday, December 18. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1098 - Steam Department Update 12-17-2011

Sunday, December 18. 2011. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1097 - IRM Acquires New Railroad!

Tuesday, December 13. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Model Railroad Display

1096 - News and Views - December 10-11, 2011

Tuesday, December 13. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1094 - Steam Department Update 12-10-2011

Sunday, December 11. 2011. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1093 - BN 9908, more of the same...

Friday, December 9. 2011. Posted by James Kolanowski in Diesel Department

1092 - TMS Project - December 7, 2011

Thursday, December 8. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Two Milwaukee Streetcars

1091 - Wood Shop Update - December 7, 2011

Thursday, December 8. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1089 - BN 9908, more steel...

Wednesday, December 7. 2011. Posted by James Kolanowski in Diesel Department

1087 - USA 8537 cab work

Wednesday, December 7. 2011. Posted by James Kolanowski in Diesel Department

1086 - BN 9908, shining and new steel

Monday, December 5. 2011. Posted by James Kolanowski in Diesel Department

1085 - Wood Shop Update - December 3, 2011

Monday, December 5. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1084 - Steam Department Update 12-3-2011

Sunday, December 4. 2011. Posted by Nigel Bennett

1082 - BN 9908 progress

Thursday, December 1. 2011. Posted by James Kolanowski in Diesel Department

1081 - Wood Shop Update - November 30, 2011

Thursday, December 1. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

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bob about More action from the Barn 4 annex
Thu, 01-19-2017 18:13
Very off topic Is there anything like the display from Penn Station remaining in Chicago? - Union Station or Ogilvy? Would be a great display. Is [...]


Roger Kramer about Coach dept early 2017 actvities
Wed, 01-18-2017 08:40
Hello Luke Yes There is a lot of talk and ideas But you need MONEY! Do you have any? $40 k will bring a car here. Thanks for your interest [...]


Luke S. about Coach dept early 2017 actvities
Tue, 01-17-2017 22:27
Nice to see a update. I was wondering with the end of the Ringling Circus train, is there any talk about IRM trying to get some of the cars?


Logan Smith about Coach dept early 2017 actvities
Tue, 01-17-2017 21:25
What makes you the largest railway museum in the United states only. I think your the 2nd biggest in the world. Maybe the largest. The largest [...]


Logan Smith about A Growing Group of Young Volunteers
Tue, 01-17-2017 13:44
Great job on everything. Quick question. Why aren't you the largest railroad museum in the world? You have more trains than the largest. I think. Is [...]


Brian L. about Steam Department - December 2016
Fri, 01-13-2017 21:29
2903 is normally on display in Barn 9. It was just brought out for the Santa Fe sign dedication. If you want to see a Santa Fe 2900 class engine run; [...]


Sandy Harreld about Coach Dept Team Work
Tue, 01-10-2017 23:25
Thanks, I am definitely enjoying the work I am doing on the 2524. It is most rewarding bringing something of such history to a beautiful state as it [...]


Philip Cwikowski about Steam Department - December 2016
Mon, 01-09-2017 21:59
Owen, thank you for your words of encouragement. It is great to see appreciation for all of our hard work. Now as far as C&O 2707 goes there is no [...]


Owen M. about Steam Department - December 2016
Thu, 01-05-2017 21:48
Hello, I'm a big fan of your guys work, and am very happy about all of the progress you guys have made, especialy on UP 428, I'll never forget the day [...]


Matt Maloy about More Happy Holiday Scenes
Sun, 01-01-2017 22:34
It is very, VERY unlikely that Union Pacific will patch or repaint the CNW twin, since they recognize their "historical significance". Time will tell [...]


Ethan about Merry Christmas from the Coach Dept
Sun, 01-01-2017 21:09
Good job on the "Merry Christmas from the Coach Department" update. Thanks, Roger. Sincerely, Ethan A.


chris sosin about Coach Dept Team Work
Sun, 12-25-2016 14:22
how bad is that cement floor? if its old adhesive that needs to come off, I have a scarifing disk for that or I also have a 15 inch sanding disk that [...]