The Roundhouse Podcast
135: Reading 2100 – American Steam Railroad
135: Reading 2100 – American Steam Railroad

135: Reading 2100 – American Steam Railroad

Rob Gardner, President of American Steam Railroad Preservation Association, provides updates on the restoration of Reading Railroad T-1 2100 and what is planned for the future. This episode is sponsored by Strasburg Rail Road Mechanical Services and Rail and Road Auctions. Related Episodes…

133: Yosemite Valley Railroad – Modeling a Historic Rarity
133: Yosemite Valley Railroad – Modeling a Historic Rarity

133: Yosemite Valley Railroad – Modeling a Historic Rarity

The Yosemite Valley Railroad was a connection between the Southern Pacific and Yosemite National Park that brought tourists in by the thousands, and it also hauled a considerable amount of freight. Jack Burgess is dedicated to understanding the history and…

127: Pentrex Narrator Dave Drui
127: Pentrex Narrator Dave Drui

127: Pentrex Narrator Dave Drui

Do you remember watching Pentrex? The company produced many hour-long videos showcasing different railroads around the continent. One consistent and crucial element of these was the narrator who would describe the history and scenes unfolding. Dave Drui is that narrator,…

126: Pennsylvania Trolley Museum – Founder Art Ellis
126: Pennsylvania Trolley Museum – Founder Art Ellis

126: Pennsylvania Trolley Museum – Founder Art Ellis

At 102 years old, Art Ellis shares many memories from living in Pittsburgh, riding trolleys, working for Pittsburgh Railways, and helping to found the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum. Related Episodes The Scrapper who Saved Steam Railroad Photographers Lucius Beebe and Charles…