News: Stall No. 1

D&RGW Steam Engine No. 346

Written on February 18, 2013

 CMO Report February 7, 2013  We now have a zero tolerance of sparks from the stack of the coal burning locomotive. This political situation has forced use to operate the oil burning  locomotives till we can mitigate a solution for 346. We are making drawings and other preparations to create a “Bear Trap” or Ridgway Continue Reading »

CC Steam Engine No. 40

Written on February 18, 2013

CMO Report January 9, 2013 The 40 has been in stall one. We have been chasing a few leaks and have improved the mechanical lubrication system with terminal check valves.  

D&RGW Steam Locomotive No. 346

Written on January 6, 2013

CMO Report December 5, 2012 The 346 has been in stall 1 for the past month. We were hoping to use it for all the Santa Train weekends in December.

D&RGW Steam Locomotive No. 346

Written on December 5, 2012

 CMO Report October 11, 2012 Locomotive No. 346 has now been steamed up in 2012. We fired the engine up to finish the annual inspection items that require the locomotive to be hot. We found a few more items that were in need of work before putting the locomotive on line for the Halloween Event. Continue Reading »