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Entries from October 2013

Topics from October, 2013

1596 - Steam Department 10-30-13 Extremes of high and low

Thursday, October 31. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett

1595 - John Mcloughlin update

Wednesday, October 30. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Great Northern John McLoughlin

1594 - Wood Shop Update - October 26, 2013

Tuesday, October 29. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1593 - Steam Department Update 10-26-2013

Tuesday, October 29. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1592 - October Halloween Madness

Monday, October 28. 2013. Posted by Pauline Trabert in Passenger Car Department

1590 - Wood Shop Update - mid October, 2013

Sunday, October 27. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1578 - 2612 The restoration continues

Sunday, October 27. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1588 - RI 2612 the resumption of restoration

Wednesday, October 23. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1585 - Steam Department Update 10-19-2013

Tuesday, October 22. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1583 - Wood Shop Update - October 5-8, 2013

Sunday, October 20. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1582 - Moving the Bridge - October 2013

Saturday, October 19. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Buildings and Grounds

1580 - We Are Now Serving Number 38 - - , October, 2013

Friday, October 18. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1579 - Wood Shop Update - October, 2013

Thursday, October 17. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1576 - Steam Department Update 10-12-2013

Sunday, October 13. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1574 - Steam Department Update 10-05-2013

Monday, October 7. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1573 - Wood Shop Update - September, 2013

Sunday, October 6. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella

1572 - Steam Department Update 09-28-13

Tuesday, October 1. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

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James about New Diesel Arrives for the Collection
Fri, 08-26-2016 20:16
Congrats on the new acquistition. I'm sure the wonderful team at IRM will make this engine come back to life and be as beautiful as it rolled out the [...]


jack about Diesel Days, July 23 and 24, 2016
Fri, 08-26-2016 10:12
Why wasn't metra 308 running? any idea on when she might return to service? how about joy mfg. #2?


jack about Thomas and Percy: August, 2016
Fri, 08-26-2016 09:58
Was 1630 on the back of percy's train like she was in 2014?


Eric Berger about New Diesel Arrives for the Collection
Fri, 08-26-2016 09:33
This is fantastic! Between this and the E-33, you guys area having a banner year! As a NH fan, the E-33 news was one of the highlights of my year, but [...]


Raphael about The dream, Believe It!
Thu, 08-25-2016 17:39
IRM owns the entire ROW into Huntley, so there is a chance that the 2 lines can unite There. however, as far as a Bridge is concerned, its most likely [...]


Jeron about New Diesel Arrives for the Collection
Wed, 08-24-2016 22:12
TP&W 400 was moved inside a barn earlier this year, however it's a barn that is not open to the public yet.


Colton V about New Diesel Arrives for the Collection
Wed, 08-24-2016 14:23
It is in a Barn


Matt Maloy about New Diesel Arrives for the Collection
Tue, 08-23-2016 15:04
What ever happened to the TP&W RS-11? Is it being cosmetically restored? Is it in storage?


Ethan about New Diesel Arrives for the Collection
Mon, 08-22-2016 19:42
Roger, Congratulations on adding the new B-71 diesel locomotive to the IRM collection. It looks cool. Look forward to seeing it at IRM. Sincerely, [...]


Roger Kramer about New Diesel Arrives for the Collection
Mon, 08-22-2016 17:40
Hello Dave The answer to your question is... YES Thanks Roger


Roger Kramer about More Beautiful Crowds For Thomas
Mon, 08-22-2016 17:36
Hello Ted You must remember we budget for the year in January and that was not in the budget. THANKS Roger


Roger Kramer about New Diesel Arrives for the Collection
Mon, 08-22-2016 17:32
Hi Kirk Thanks, Kirk for your kind comments. Still much to do one the fleet. Hopefully, the last RI coach will be in service next year! Thanks [...]