News: Stall No. 1

D&RGW Steam Locomotive No. 346 and the rider car project.

Written on August 13, 2013

CMO Report August 2013 The inspection pit and Gantry Crane of stall one will be getting a workout on several projects: Locomotive no. 346 will need its new “Bear Trap”. And the rider car needs work to the underside brakes, trucks & draft gear. Additional Photos from George Lawrence:  

D&RGW Steam Locomotive No. 491.

Written on July 18, 2013

Chief Mechanical Officer’s Report – July 2013. Now that 491 is property of CRRM it has been a center of focus in the round house. The engine has had all the grease cellars for the drivers changed over to oil cellars and the pony truck and trail truck a tender journals have all been repacked. Continue Reading »

D&RGW Steam Locomotive No. 346

Written on June 11, 2013

Locomotive No. 346 has had to share stall #1 with Locomotives No. 4 and No. 491 over the past month. Locomotive No. 4 is getting general required attention and Locomotive No. 491 is now the property of CRRM and is getting long needed TLC. Below is a photo of the bear trap for Locomotive No. Continue Reading »

D&RGW Steam Locomotive No. 346

Written on May 17, 2013

Locomotive No. 346 has been in stall #1. Work continues on a C&S Bear trap for the engine to help with fire suppression. Steel segments are being formed by Western Boiler and soon will be here at CRRM.

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