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UP confirms Big Boy travel dates to Cheyenne, will depart Colton April...

Posted by Brian Schmidt
on Friday, April 11, 2014
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N&W J 611 to start to North Carolina Trans. Museum

Posted by samfp1943
on Tuesday, April 01, 2014
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Delivering A New Steam Locomotive

Posted by pajrr
on Friday, February 07, 2014
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N&W Class J

Posted by friend611
on Sunday, February 09, 2014
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Career in railroad preservation

Posted by earlydiesels
on Sunday, April 13, 2014
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E60CH 603

Posted by THEKINGOFDISTRUCTION
on Sunday, November 27, 2011
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Alton and Southern #12?

Posted by S. Connor
on Sunday, April 13, 2014
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Lima Shay rebuild SN-1643

Posted by Geared Steam
on Saturday, June 30, 2012
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I would like more info. on the building a new Penny T-1 .

Posted by ternan92
on Tuesday, April 08, 2014
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Missing - Four Locomotive Horns

Posted by tree68
on Tuesday, April 01, 2014
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Chicago & Northwestern #1015 @ St. Louis

Posted by W. Dancey
on Thursday, May 16, 2013
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question about the centipede tender axles on 3900/4000 series

Posted by Dmacleo
on Wednesday, April 09, 2014
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buying an old caboose or passenger car

Posted by NKP guy
on Monday, April 07, 2014
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Missing Horns

Posted by psseshadri
on Tuesday, April 08, 2014
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Need help with the heritage of #3532 0-4-0t

Posted by dansapo
on Monday, April 07, 2014
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C&O 2-8-4 Kanawah Berkshire Steam Engine

Posted by quizshow904
on Saturday, March 22, 2014
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Lucius Beebe's private car Gold Coast

Posted by B Flagstone
on Tuesday, March 11, 2014
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Help identifying steam engine make/model

Posted by Late2Game
on Sunday, March 16, 2014
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Lead Truck Mechanism

Posted by Mark80439
on Wednesday, April 02, 2014
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Why isn'xt there an Amtrak Lehman Place Station for Strassburg...

Posted by daveklepper
on Thursday, March 13, 2014
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