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1390 - Steam Department Update 01-26-2013

Sunday, January 27. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1389 - Wood Shop Update - January 26, 2013

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

1388 - Wood Shop Update - January 23, 2013

Friday, January 25. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1362 - Preventing lightning damage

Tuesday, January 22. 2013. Posted by Max Tyms in AC/DC Line Department

1387 - Wood Shop Update - January 19, 2013

Monday, January 21. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1386 - Steam Department Update 01-19-2013

Sunday, January 20. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1385 - Wood Shop Update - January 16, 2013

Thursday, January 17. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella

1380 - RI 2524...One job complete, Next....

Monday, January 14. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1383 - Wood Shop Update - January 12, 2013

Sunday, January 13. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1382 - Steam Department Update 01-12-2013

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

1379 - DM&IR 84....An Update

Friday, January 11. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1378 - Wood Shop Update - January 9, 2013

Thursday, January 10. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1377 - Wood Shop Update - January 5, 2013

Monday, January 7. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1376 - Steam Department Update 01-05-2013

Sunday, January 6. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1375 - Wood Shop Update - January 2, 2013

Thursday, January 3. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

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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 [...]