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Roger Kramer about New Acquisation: What is CN 15444?
Sun, 03-17-2019 16:42
Hello John There is not much news about the 15444. Nobody really wants to travel down to Georgia and ready the car for transport. That's [...]


John Carpenter about New Acquisation: What is CN 15444?
Sat, 03-16-2019 17:29
CAN you tell me of cn 15444 steam car at muesum. Tank you looking forward to coming out this year


Ethan Armitage about Santa Fe 92, The History and The Plan
Thu, 03-14-2019 19:30
Good Job on the Santa Fe 92.


Ethan Armitage about Mid-winter update (Part II)
Wed, 03-13-2019 17:17
Good Job on the 2019 Part 2 steam update.


roger kramer about Milw Road Dynometer X5000
Tue, 03-12-2019 20:18
Hi That is an older stove that was with the X5000 Its fuel is propane Chili was good but the interior was Really cold


Raphael Chapman about Milw Road Dynometer X5000
Mon, 03-11-2019 21:06
Wait... what kind of stove is that on the Dynamometer car? and it's functional?


Ethan Armitage about Milw Road Dynometer X5000
Mon, 03-11-2019 19:18
Good Job on the March 2019 Coach Update.


Raphael about Steam Department Mid-Winter Update
Tue, 02-19-2019 14:02
If I remember correctly, the tender that’s being worked on was off a Steam Pile Driver?


Matt Maloy about General Upgrade of Barn 3
Wed, 01-30-2019 12:42
I see M&E 18 finally made it home! Congratulations to you guys in the diesel department, and to the museum in general. If I'm able to, I'll try to [...]


Ted about General Upgrade of Barn 3
Fri, 01-18-2019 17:04
Car Barns are the best means of Long Term preservation of rail cars. I just got my new membership card for 2019. Have you sent in your contribution [...]


Matt Maloy about T & N O 2-10-2 #975
Sun, 01-13-2019 08:08
There are several issues with restoring both 2707 and 975 to operating condition. Money is a big issue, seeing as we have no idea what condition they [...]


Raphael about T & N O 2-10-2 #975
Sat, 01-12-2019 01:08
Nice Thought, but those two engines are unlikely to operate on the museum line if operate at all, Because of Size, Condition, and Necessary Budget for [...]