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

Illinois Railway Museum Blog

Entries from April 2012

Topics from April, 2012

1175 - Permanent Collection

Sunday, April 29. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Freight Car Department

1173 - Steam Department Update 4-28-2012

Sunday, April 29. 2012. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1171 - Wood Shop Update - April 25, 2012

Thursday, April 26. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1170 - Steam Department Update 4-21-2012

Sunday, April 22. 2012. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1169 - Wood Shop Update - April 21, 2012

Sunday, April 22. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella

1168 - Wood Shop Update - April 18, 2012

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

1167 - Children's Playgound - April 17, 2012

Wednesday, April 18. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Buildings and Grounds

1166 - Wood Shop Update - April 14, 2012

Monday, April 16. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1163 - Steam Department Update 4-14-2012

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

1161 - Wood Shop Update - April 7, 2012

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

1159 - Steam Department Update 4-7-2012

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

1158 - Wood Shop Update - April 4, 2012

Friday, April 6. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1157 - Wood Shop Update - March 31, 2012

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

1156 - Steam Department Update 3-31-2012

Sunday, April 1. 2012. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

Blog Administration

Find us on Facebook

find us on instagram

Instagram

Category Tree

Calendar

Back April '12 Forward
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
2 3 4 5 7
10 11 12 14
17 20 21
23 24 25 28
30          

Quicksearch

Comments

Cabbage Stack about Shay #5 from Brian Davies January 2016
Sun, 06-19-2016 18:27
>>>"I feel it is important to restore and maintain all parts on the locomotive, whether or not they are normally used." Excellent Brian! Well [...]


Raphael about Steam will likely run Memorial weekend
Thu, 06-02-2016 01:50
i wouldn't be surprised if 1630's 135 car haul made its way to Trains Magazine.


Jeff about Steam will likely run Memorial weekend
Tue, 05-31-2016 14:32
Great job guys. My family and I loved the steam engine run. I have never seen one up close in operation and it was amazing.


Ethan Armitage about Steam will likely run Memorial weekend
Mon, 05-30-2016 07:59
HI Nigel, This is Ethan A. Good job on 1630, shay 5 and 428 UP. I liked riding on 1630 yesterday. Thank you, Nigel, for working on the steam [...]


chris sosin about Steam will likely run Memorial weekend
Sun, 05-29-2016 18:57
Great job steam team!!! I wanted to get out to IRM to see 1630 run, but it just wasn,t in the cards for this week end. I did see her running on the [...]


Raphael about Turntable successfully unloaded
Sat, 05-28-2016 22:03
once turntable installation is complete, will there be a roundhouse? if so, how many stalls?


c kronenwetter about Steam will likely run Memorial weekend
Fri, 05-27-2016 22:57
A job nicely done Nigel. Thanks to all of the steam team from we watchers out here in Internet land.


Ted Miles, IRM Member about Turntable successfully unloaded
Fri, 05-27-2016 15:56
Nigel, That is one big sukker of a turntable! i have pushed a narrow gauge table by hand; i do not think you can do that with the new one [...]


Bob Yarger about Turntable successfully unloaded
Fri, 05-27-2016 13:39
Can someone contact me via email concerning the smaller turntable, which, I'm told is 80 feet long? Thanks, Bob Yarger Wilton, NY


Roger Kramer about The Turntable Unloading Prep
Fri, 05-27-2016 07:32
Hello Ethan BTW the turntable was successfully unloaded yesterday! Mark Secco and his crew did a marvelous job planning and then executing this [...]


Ethan Armitage about The Turntable Unloading Prep
Thu, 05-26-2016 20:32
Hi Roger, Good job on the turntable turntable update. When will 1630 be running? Sincerely, Ethan A.


Raphael about Its Here, Its big, Its long, Its needs lots of $
Tue, 05-24-2016 13:10
the smaller one too?