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Entries from January 2012

Topics from January, 2012

1121 - Wood Shop Update - January 25, 2011

Friday, January 27. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1119 - Steam Department Update 1-22-2012

Monday, January 23. 2012. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1117 - Wood Shop Update - January 18, 2011

Thursday, January 19. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1116 - Wood Shop Update - January 14, 2011

Sunday, January 15. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1115 - Steam Department Update 1-14-2012

Sunday, January 15. 2012. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1112 - Wood Shop Update - Jamuary 11, 2011

Thursday, January 12. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1111 - Wood Shop Update - Jamuary 7-8, 2012

Monday, January 9. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1108 - Steam Department Update 1-7-2012

Sunday, January 8. 2012. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1106 - Wood Shop Update - January 4, 2012

Thursday, January 5. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1105 - Wood Shop Update - December 31, 2011

Sunday, January 1. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

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Logan about A Growing Group of Young Volunteers
Mon, 02-13-2017 13:46
You guys have way more peices of rolling stock and engines. The largest just has more books. I think IRM is really the largest in the world


CL Hogger about A Growing Group of Young Volunteers
Mon, 02-06-2017 09:55
Logan, when measuring the size of a museum its typically by the size of the collection. While IRM may not be the largest in the world, they are the [...]


Max Tyms about A Growing Group of Young Volunteers
Tue, 01-31-2017 16:40
In response to your quick questions: Yes, we are. and YES.


CL Hogger about Steam Department - December 2016
Mon, 01-30-2017 00:08
While the social media posts you are referencing correct about 975 being outside, it is FAR from "sitting in a field and rusting away." The Illinois [...]


John Heid about Steam Department - December 2016
Sun, 01-29-2017 02:08
975 was already in rough shape when IRM got her. I'm not certain if she has been moved indoors, but I do know there are plans to move her indoors. [...]


Kirk Warner about Diesel Shop update 1/26/2017
Sat, 01-28-2017 17:29
Are the any plans to finish the work on CNW1518? This used to be an operating engine.


John Sniffen about Steam Department - December 2016
Thu, 01-26-2017 13:48
Seeing comments on railroad social media pages about T&NO 975 "sitting in a field and rusting away." Anything I can pass along regarding it's [...]


Mark about More action from the Barn 4 annex
Sun, 01-22-2017 18:13
Pen station is in New York. Perhaps your thinking of Central station or Grand Central?


S. D. Polonetzky about More action from the Barn 4 annex
Sat, 01-21-2017 21:17
How about the Amtrak departure board from Chicago Union Station? It is no longer in Chicago but on display in Exhibit Car 1 at the Illinois Railway [...]


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?