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Entries from July 2013

Topics from July, 2013

1533 - Steam Department Update 07-27-2013

Monday, July 29. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1532 - What Was That? - July 27, 2013

Monday, July 29. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in General Blog Entries

1530 - More SPC News; RI 2612

Tuesday, July 23. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1528 - Steam Department Update 07-20-2013

Sunday, July 21. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1525 - Wood Shop Update - July 17, 2013

Thursday, July 18. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1524 - Wood Shop Update - July 13, 2013

Monday, July 15. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1523 - Steam Department Update 07-13-2013

Sunday, July 14. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1522 - 2200s Arrive

Friday, July 12. 2013. Posted by Ray Piesciuk in Electric Car Department

1519 - Wood Shop Update - July 10, 2013

Thursday, July 11. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1518 - TROLLEY WEEKEND - July 6-7, 2013

Monday, July 8. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in General Blog Entries

1517 - Track Department update

Sunday, July 7. 2013. Posted by Frank DeVries in Track Department

1516 - Steam Department Update 07-06-2013

Sunday, July 7. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1515 - Wood Shop Update - July 6, 2013

Sunday, July 7. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella

1514 - Steam Department Update 07-03-2013

Friday, July 5. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1513 - Wood Shop Update - July 3-4, 2013

Friday, July 5. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1512 - RI 2612 Progress Report July 3

Thursday, July 4. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1511 - OHIO Locomotive Crane - June 29, 2013

Wednesday, July 3. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Track Department

1500 - Lake City chair upholstery

Tuesday, July 2. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1510 - Steam Department Update 06-29-2013

Monday, July 1. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

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Roger Kramer about Its Here, Its big, Its long, Its needs lots of $
Mon, 05-23-2016 19:52
Hi Raphael We will install the turntable. That is what we will do with it. Thanks Roger


Roger Kramer about Its Here, Its big, Its long, Its needs lots of $
Mon, 05-23-2016 19:51
Yes it will! Needs lots of money, energy and commitment ! Thanks Roger


Roger Kramer about EL coach 556 Will be in servce this year
Mon, 05-23-2016 19:49
Hello Kirk We are starting on the 2524 asap. The 2612 is all but finished. Still to be completed are projects that can not be accomplished by my [...]


Keegan about Its Here, Its big, Its long, Its needs lots of $
Mon, 05-23-2016 14:04
Did you say roundhouse to? That will really be impressive.


Kirk Warner about EL coach 556 Will be in servce this year
Mon, 05-23-2016 13:55
Are you going to finish the 2612 before you start on the 2524r are they both going to be worked on at the same time?


Kurt Schlieter about Its Here, Its big, Its long, Its needs lots of $
Mon, 05-23-2016 13:04
If you would like to see the turntable frame being moved, go to the IRM main page, click on "webcam information", on the next page click on "webcam [...]


Cabbage Stack about Steam Department – Further update
Mon, 05-23-2016 12:49
Nigel What's the timeframe for the Shay to make it's first run? Thanks.


Christopher Craig about A BIG announcement
Sat, 05-21-2016 10:38
Hi, I worked at the Burnham Loco facility, now a former railroader.. The turntable originally used electric motors, after being rebuilt in '12, [...]


Raphael about Its Here, Its big, Its long, Its needs lots of $
Fri, 05-20-2016 17:56
what will the museum do with it?


David S about Its Here, Its big, Its long, Its needs lots of $
Fri, 05-20-2016 13:12
A friend asked me to point out that it's DRGW, not DGRW.


Roger Kramer about Its Here, Its big, Its long, Its needs lots of $
Thu, 05-19-2016 19:45
Hello Mr. Kronenwetter Yes, there is special committee formed to complete the plans for the turntable and round house. Its headed by Tom [...]


Roger Kramer about Its Here, Its big, Its long, Its needs lots of $
Thu, 05-19-2016 19:42
Hello Yes there is another turntable but it is now sitting on well manicured grass. Thanks Roger