News: Stall No. 2

New Rider Car Project

Written on May 5, 2014

Work continues to progress on the New Rider Car project in Stall No. 2. This car is being built from a flat car that once carried “ribbon rail.” This is ideal as these flat cars “sit” lower to the ground than other flat cars and line-up just right with the Museum’s current operating equipment. The Continue Reading »

New Iron Horse News Video Available Now

Written on February 10, 2014

¬†Click here to watch the latest Iron Horse News Video. In the sixth edition of the Iron Horse News Video series the Museum’s Store Coordinator & Buyer Andrea Bestor takes a look at some of the unique items available in the Depot General Store and online. She also mentions the Annual Auction of Used and Continue Reading »

D&RGW Steam Locomotive No. 491

Written on October 30, 2013

Locomotive No. 491 is in stall # 2 and is still moving forward with a cosmetic restoration.

D&RGW Steam Locomotive No. 491

Written on August 13, 2013

CMO Report August 2013 Stall #2 now has Locomotive No. 491. We are in the process of getting it on the state register so that we can get a grant for abatement and a new jacket. We have washed and inspected the interior of the boiler and have taken UT measurements everywhere that has been Continue Reading »