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Entries from November 2013

Topics from November, 2013

1621 - Wood Shop Update - November 27, 2013

Thursday, November 28. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella

1620 - Happy Thanksgiving !

Wednesday, November 27. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1619 - RI 2612 update 11-24-13

Sunday, November 24. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1618 - Wood Shop Update - November 23, 2013

Sunday, November 24. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1617 - Steam Department Update 11-23-2013

Sunday, November 24. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1616 - Wood Shop Update - November 20, 2013

Thursday, November 21. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1614 - Steam Department Update 11-16-2013

Monday, November 18. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1613 - Storm Damage 11-17-13

Monday, November 18. 2013. Posted by Max Tyms in AC/DC Line Department

1612 - Wood Shop Update - November 16, 2013

Monday, November 18. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1610 - 2612 update, 11-7-13

Sunday, November 17. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1611 - Wood Shop Update - November 13, 2013

Thursday, November 14. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1609 - RI 2612 November 2, 2013 update

Thursday, November 14. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1608 - 2612 update 10-26-13

Tuesday, November 12. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1607 - Steam Department Update 11-09-2013

Tuesday, November 12. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1605 - Wood Shop Update - November 9, 2013

Sunday, November 10. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1604 - Wood Shop Update - November 5-6, 2013

Thursday, November 7. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1597 - 2612 update 10-23-13

Sunday, November 3. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1601 - Wood Shop Update - November 2, 2013

Sunday, November 3. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1600 - Frisco 1630 fired up and tested!

Friday, November 1. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Steam Department

1599 - Wood Shop Update - October 30, 2013

Friday, November 1. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

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Dick Koch about Paul Cronin is the Passenger Car Department Curator
Mon, 01-26-2015 12:08
The 2015 IRM annual meeetings; Rules,safety,election of board members, & any other business, etc. will be held on the 3rd. or 4th. saturday of [...]


Raphael about Diesel Shop update from January 17, 2015
Sun, 01-25-2015 20:52
multiple questions concerning this department: 1. Operating stance on RDC9933? 2. will SP 1518 (Eventually) be repainted into its black widow [...]


Matt Maloy about Diesel Shop update from January 17, 2015
Sat, 01-24-2015 17:23
Since you have plenty of 645 part laying around, why hasn't anybody worked on the ATSF FP45? Also, when will you cosmetically restore SP 1518? I think [...]


SteveC about Diesel Shop update from January 17, 2015
Mon, 01-19-2015 20:52
Thanks Jamie; It's so good to hear some news from the diesel dept. I check here a couple times a week looking for updates. Any news on any of the [...]


bob m about New Acquisation: What is CN 15444?
Sun, 01-18-2015 19:37
I too would like to see the Electroliner fully restored - and in fact - I'd like to see every car/steam loco, diesel, etc on the back lot operable - [...]


Jeff Delhaye about New Acquisation: What is CN 15444?
Sun, 01-18-2015 19:13
When you donate funds, you may specify what they are used for. In this case the funds were donated specifically for this acquisition. If you think the [...]


Harris Wishnick about New Acquisation: What is CN 15444?
Sun, 01-18-2015 11:14
Buying another relic when the money should be spent on what you have; like electroliner


Raphael about New Acquisation: What is CN 15444?
Sat, 01-17-2015 21:36
how is that gonna work?


Roger Kramer about New Acquisation: What is CN 15444?
Mon, 01-12-2015 16:48
Hello Ted. I am embarrassed to tell you but the "bag" is still not here. We have about 2/3 of the $15K needed to move it. Now w/a new curator things [...]


Ted Miles about New Acquisation: What is CN 15444?
Sun, 01-11-2015 19:12
Folks, speaking of new cars. What happened to that C,B & Q heavyweight baggage car that was waiting in Denver? Did it ever get to [...]


roger Kramer about New Acquisation: What is CN 15444?
Sun, 01-11-2015 19:08
Hello Brian L You are correct in all points. We need steam to test the cars. The 1630 will be able to provide that function. Testing may even [...]


Roger Kramer about Remembering the Rock Island Part 2 and a Idea
Sun, 01-11-2015 19:01
Hello Vince Thanks so much for the info. Its a beautiful scene, one that play every day on the Rock Island. Thanks Roger.