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

Illinois Railway Museum Blog

Entries from December 2012

Topics from December, 2012

1373 - Steam Department Update 12-29-2012

Sunday, December 30. 2012. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1372 - Wood Shop Update - December 29, 2012

Sunday, December 30. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1371 - Steam Department Update 12-22-2012

Wednesday, December 26. 2012. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1370 - Ely ceiling repair continues in December

Wednesday, December 26. 2012. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1368 - New efforts for CRI&P 2524

Friday, December 21. 2012. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1369 - Twas the five nights before....

Thursday, December 20. 2012. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1367 - LINE DEPT. UPDATE 12-17-12

Monday, December 17. 2012. Posted by Max Tyms in AC/DC Line Department

1361 - Roof painting on the Big "John."

Sunday, December 16. 2012. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1365 - Steam Department Update 12-15-2012

Sunday, December 16. 2012. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1364 - Wood Shop Update - December 15, 2012

Sunday, December 16. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1207 - Big John Update #3

Thursday, December 13. 2012. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1363 - Wood Shop Update - December 12, 2012

Thursday, December 13. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1341 - Connector track electrified

Tuesday, December 11. 2012. Posted by Max Tyms in AC/DC Line Department

1360 - Covered space for steam collection

Sunday, December 9. 2012. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1359 - Steam Department Update 12-08-2012

Sunday, December 9. 2012. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1358 - News and Views - December 8, 2012

Sunday, December 9. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in General Blog Entries

1356 - Serving spanwire, part 1

Saturday, December 8. 2012. Posted by Max Tyms in AC/DC Line Department

1357 - Track 134 gets some ballast

Saturday, December 8. 2012. Posted by James Kolanowski in Track Department

1352 - Reconditioning overhead parts

Thursday, December 6. 2012. Posted by Max Tyms in AC/DC Line Department

1351 - Odds and Ends

Thursday, December 6. 2012. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1354 - Wood Shop Update - December 5, 2012

Thursday, December 6. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1353 - Barn 14 Donations

Thursday, December 6. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Freight Car Department

1349 - Wood Shop Update - December 1, 2012

Sunday, December 2. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1348 - Steam Department Update 12-01-2012

Sunday, December 2. 2012. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1347 - The Case of the Disappearing Data

Sunday, December 2. 2012. Posted by Robert Kutella in Freight Car Department

Blog Administration

Find us on Facebook

find us on instagram

Instagram

Category Tree

Calendar

Back December '12 Forward
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
            1
3 4 5 7
10 12 14 15
18 19 22
23 24 25 27 28 29
         

Quicksearch

Comments

Nigel Bennett about Steam Department Update June 2015
Mon, 07-27-2015 07:38
Nathan, All ideas to be considered and depends on how this year turns out. The big reason we run Thomas over the route we do is the space [...]


Nathan about Steam Department Update June 2015
Sun, 07-26-2015 19:24
Hi Nigel, Just noticed the comments and plans for Thomas on this thread and am intrigued. It seems like a great idea to have #1630 push the Percy [...]


Andrew Ossler about Steam Department Update June 2015
Sun, 07-26-2015 09:59
Thank You. I'm sure il wind up rinjibg into you guys at the museum I'm always there.


Nigel Bennett about Steam Department Update June 2015
Sun, 07-26-2015 09:41
Andrew, No. The Thomas train will follow its normal route. There will be two event trains, the Thomas train and the Percy train (standard DOWT [...]


Andrew Ossler about Steam Department Update June 2015
Sat, 07-25-2015 13:28
So will the Thomas train be on the main this year?


Nigel Bennett about Steam Department Update June 2015
Sat, 07-25-2015 08:45
Peter, The Thomas days will be significantly different this year. There will be a Percy train as well as a Thomas train and, subject to the [...]


Peter D. about Steam Department Update June 2015
Fri, 07-24-2015 23:51
Greetings: Quick question regarding steam operations...In addition to Thomas, when would you expect a steam locomotive to be on the tacks. Thanks.


Evan Ferrari about Diesel Days line up, Sunday, July 19th, 2015
Fri, 07-24-2015 14:02
Is there contact information someone could share about asking a question about SP 1518?


JWG about Diesel Days line up, Saturday, July 18th, 2015
Fri, 07-24-2015 08:13
Yes.


JWG about Diesel Days line up, Saturday, July 18th, 2015
Fri, 07-24-2015 07:30
It's in the shop for body work and backdating.


Raphael about Diesel Days line up, Saturday, July 18th, 2015
Thu, 07-23-2015 16:30
yes, or so i've heard. used as parts for the other geeps in the collection.


MRZ about Diesel Days line up, Saturday, July 18th, 2015
Wed, 07-22-2015 18:27
Raphael. Please clarify what you mean when you state that "MBTA is on the chopping block". Was this acquisition of IRM's only GP9 for parts?