Roundhouse News

There are always a multitude of on-going restoration projects at the Colorado Railroad Museum, most of which take place in Cornelius W. Hauck Restoration Roundhouse Facility.

Here's the latest Roundhouse News from our CMO, Jack Campbell.

Around the Railyard

Written on May 5, 2014

The primary display track located between the main Museum building and the Richardson Library has been extended and connected to the main Museum loop. This will allow the Museum to access the equipment for restoration and maintenance purposes.   Work on the new, north Fire Lane has also been completed. This access road will provide better Continue Reading »

Uintah Combine Car No. 50

Written on May 5, 2014

The Uintah Combine Car No. 50 is receiving a lot of attention including new trucks and the replacement of the draft gear.

D&RGW Passenger Car No. 284

Written on May 5, 2014

Museum volunteer and Trustee Michael Davis strips Denver & Western Passenger Car No. 284 preparation for a new coat of paint.

Part construction for stall nos. 2 & 5

Written on May 5, 2014

Stall 3 has been cleared for room so volunteers can fabricate new sheet metal side panels for the Rider Car project in stall 2 and passenger car trucks for Uintah No. 50 in stall 5.