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

Illinois Railway Museum Blog

Entries from September 2013

Topics from September, 2013

1571 - DODX 12661 Review - September 29, 2013

Monday, September 30. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Freight Car Department

1549 - Its working...SPC Sandblaster

Sunday, September 29. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1568 - Where Am I?

Saturday, September 28. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Freight Car Department

1555 - New Beginnings for RI 2612

Tuesday, September 24. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1567 - ME 28 Update - September 22, 2013

Monday, September 23. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Michigan Electric 28

1566 - Steam Department Update 09-21-2013

Sunday, September 22. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1565 - Wood Shop Update - September 18, 2013

Saturday, September 21. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1564 - John Mcloughlin Restoration Update

Wednesday, September 18. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1563 - Steam Department Update 09-14-2013

Sunday, September 15. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1562 - Open House - September 14, 2013

Sunday, September 15. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1560 - Wood Shop Update - September 11, 2013

Friday, September 13. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1559 - CGW X38 OPEN HOUSE

Thursday, September 12. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Chicago Great Western X 38 Russell Snow Plow

1558 - Steam Department Update 09-07-2013

Sunday, September 8. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1557 - Photo Ops - September 7, 2013

Sunday, September 8. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in General

1556 - Welcome Mr.President!

Friday, September 6. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1553 - GN X 1390 Update - September 4, 2013

Friday, September 6. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Freight Car Department

1552 - Steam Department Update 08-31-2013

Monday, September 2. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1551 - Wood Shop Update - August 31, 2013

Sunday, September 1. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

Blog Administration

Find us on Facebook

Category Tree

Calendar

Back September '13 Forward
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
3 4 5 7
9 10 11 14
16 17 19 20
25 26 27
         

Quicksearch

Comments

Michael McCraren about September 27-28-29 Passenger Car Department Update
Sun, 10-19-2014 16:20
Yes, we still have the "Birmingham" and we have held private parties in it this year. It is open to the public sometimes during the summer. If you [...]


Lynn Lawrence about September 27-28-29 Passenger Car Department Update
Fri, 10-17-2014 10:21
My sister used to own the ACL Birmingham Lightweight Diner when it was located in Lansing, IL. Do you still have this car at your location? And if so, [...]


SteveC about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Mon, 10-13-2014 08:11
I forgot to add in my last comment that I want to complement you folks on tackling these cosmetic restorations of these locomotives, but still taking [...]


SteveC about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Mon, 10-13-2014 08:06
I would love to see the 938 restored, but I have to agree with Logan's post. The #101, #7, & 26 are also in partial restoration mode. The [...]


dean about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Sun, 10-12-2014 18:44
wouldn't 3007 or 16 be better candidates for future restoration? I'm not sayin', I'm just sayin'.


Joshua Craig Beytien about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Sat, 10-11-2014 18:51
I thought 938 is only in display until I realized that the locomotive was in the restoration shop. Wat r u guys up 2 with the 938? Is this restoration [...]


Raffy about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Sat, 10-11-2014 17:27
don't forget that the museum is also itching to restore GN&A mogul 26. heck they might also want to do T&D 16 or even do a proper restoration on [...]


Wally Unglaub about Model Railway Display Building
Fri, 10-10-2014 13:27
Thanks Roger, will do! As a retiree on a fixed income, I couldn't be the biggest help money-wise but as a long time model railroader, I feel I can be [...]


Max Crosby about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Thu, 10-09-2014 21:49
So you guys are just repainting her? No patching of rust and no lettering or numbering?


Logan about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Thu, 10-09-2014 21:39
Let's just say that in the future, there is an effort put forth to restore the 938, would work be performed after the main three steamers are [...]


Roger Kramer about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Thu, 10-09-2014 16:40
Hello Christian Thanks, It looks better in person, come on down. Stop by the coach dept when you have a chance Roger


Christian Ellis about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Thu, 10-09-2014 11:53
COMMENT_DELETED