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Steam Department Update 12-22-2012

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Nigel Bennett about Steam Department Update June 2015
Mon, 07-27-2015 07:38
Nathan, All ideas to be considered and depends on how this year turns out. The big reason we run Thomas over the route we do is the space [...]


Nathan about Steam Department Update June 2015
Sun, 07-26-2015 19:24
Hi Nigel, Just noticed the comments and plans for Thomas on this thread and am intrigued. It seems like a great idea to have #1630 push the Percy [...]


Andrew Ossler about Steam Department Update June 2015
Sun, 07-26-2015 09:59
Thank You. I'm sure il wind up rinjibg into you guys at the museum I'm always there.


Nigel Bennett about Steam Department Update June 2015
Sun, 07-26-2015 09:41
Andrew, No. The Thomas train will follow its normal route. There will be two event trains, the Thomas train and the Percy train (standard DOWT [...]


Andrew Ossler about Steam Department Update June 2015
Sat, 07-25-2015 13:28
So will the Thomas train be on the main this year?


Nigel Bennett about Steam Department Update June 2015
Sat, 07-25-2015 08:45
Peter, The Thomas days will be significantly different this year. There will be a Percy train as well as a Thomas train and, subject to the [...]


Peter D. about Steam Department Update June 2015
Fri, 07-24-2015 23:51
Greetings: Quick question regarding steam operations...In addition to Thomas, when would you expect a steam locomotive to be on the tacks. Thanks.


Evan Ferrari about Diesel Days line up, Sunday, July 19th, 2015
Fri, 07-24-2015 14:02
Is there contact information someone could share about asking a question about SP 1518?


JWG about Diesel Days line up, Saturday, July 18th, 2015
Fri, 07-24-2015 08:13
Yes.


JWG about Diesel Days line up, Saturday, July 18th, 2015
Fri, 07-24-2015 07:30
It's in the shop for body work and backdating.


Raphael about Diesel Days line up, Saturday, July 18th, 2015
Thu, 07-23-2015 16:30
yes, or so i've heard. used as parts for the other geeps in the collection.


MRZ about Diesel Days line up, Saturday, July 18th, 2015
Wed, 07-22-2015 18:27
Raphael. Please clarify what you mean when you state that "MBTA is on the chopping block". Was this acquisition of IRM's only GP9 for parts?