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975 - TMS Project - July 30, 2011

Sunday, July 31. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Two Milwaukee Streetcars

974 - News and Views - July 30, 2011

Sunday, July 31. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

973 - Wood Shop Update - July 27, 2011

Thursday, July 28. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

972 - Steam Report - July 23, 2011

Monday, July 25. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Steam Department

971 - Barn 4 Work - July 24, 2011

Monday, July 25. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Electric Car Department

970 - ME 28 Update - July 24, 2011

Monday, July 25. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Michigan Electric 28

969 - News and Views - July 20, 2011

Thursday, July 21. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

965 - Steam Report - July 16, 2011

Monday, July 18. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Steam Department

963 - News and Views - July16, 2011

Sunday, July 17. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in General Blog Entries

961 - News and Views - July 13, 2011

Thursday, July 14. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

960 - Steam Pics - July 13, 2011

Thursday, July 14. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Steam Department

959 - Steam News - July 9, 2011

Tuesday, July 12. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Steam Department

958 - Trolley Bus West Loop

Sunday, July 10. 2011. Posted by Ray Piesciuk in Trolley Bus Department

957 - Shop News - July 9, 2011

Sunday, July 10. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

956 - TMS Project - July 6, 2011

Thursday, July 7. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Two Milwaukee Streetcars

955 - Wood Shop Update - July 6, 2011

Thursday, July 7. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

951 - Site News - July 2, 2011

Sunday, July 3. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in General Blog Entries

950 - Steam News - June 30, 2011

Friday, July 1. 2011. Posted by Robert Kutella in Steam Department

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Ted Miles about Progress update of the Multi Purpose Building
Mon, 12-27-2021 16:28
Happy New Year to all the Departments at the Illinois railway Museum! Thanks for all the good work you do in railroad preservation. Ted Miles, [...]


J Blustein about The Old Bag and the Silver Beaver
Wed, 10-13-2021 13:33
Was the CB&Q 1309 every transported to IRM?I’ve been reading old issues of Rail&Wire and the car was mentioned several times.


Jason E about Progress update of the Multi Purpose Building
Mon, 06-07-2021 22:40
I was wondering if in the model layout display what scale would you guys be using and would you be displaying model train history as well? Just [...]


Thomas about It Happened One Saturday at IRM
Wed, 06-02-2021 17:27
Nice to see 428's cab back on. Looking forward to when it is operable!


Ted Miles about It Happened One Saturday at IRM
Tue, 06-01-2021 16:47
I hope the work will continue on the UP #428. Now that they are the museum's connection to the national railroad network; she would be very [...]


bob miller about Dover Strait Progress Part Three
Sat, 04-17-2021 23:07
What is the status of 126, the Milwaukee Buffet car that is in S. Dakota? Any guess on when or if it will get to IRM?


Ted Miles about John McLoughlin Progress - Part Two
Wed, 04-14-2021 21:09
Perhaps it is time to scrap the remains of the c, B & Q 7128 to make room for the Villa Real. Ted miles, IRM member


Jason Erkenswick about Diesel Shop update 1/29/2021
Wed, 04-14-2021 15:26
Hi IRM my name is Jason and I was wonder If you guys would be willing to save a CN Dash8-40cm they are currently being retired by CN and being [...]


Alex Schneider about Dover Strait Progress Part Three
Fri, 04-09-2021 19:56
Bear in mind that the Nebraska Zephyr is an articulated train set, so cars cannot be inserted at will. Although cars and/or a second engine could be [...]


Matthew Maloy about Dover Strait Progress Part Three
Wed, 03-31-2021 11:37
I believe Silver Pony is currently on the back burner, and has been put into storage in one of the barns. The car needs a lot of work done to it's [...]


Thomas about Dover Strait Progress Part Three
Mon, 03-08-2021 13:33
Hey, as this concerns passenger cars, but what is the current status of the CBQ dome coach Silver Pony? It was last updated on in 2016, and is not [...]


Roger Kramer about Dover Strait Progress Part Three
Sun, 02-21-2021 21:12
Hi Ethan The 428 has been worked on recently but the focus now is on the maintenance and repair on the 1630 and the Shay. This Spring we will [...]