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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…

125: California State Railroad Museum
125: California State Railroad Museum

125: California State Railroad Museum

We’re continuing to trade spaces with the California State Railroad Museum. Coordinator of Exhibits and Interpretive Programs Kim Whitfield shares some highlights of their impressive collection, how they are embracing digital tools to showcase it, and the significance of storytelling…

Mount Rainier Scenic Railroad Returning to Operation
Mount Rainier Scenic Railroad Returning to Operation

Mount Rainier Scenic Railroad Returning to Operation

Mount Rainier Scenic Railroad is returning to operation. Western Forest Industries Museum Executive Director Bethan Maher shares her vision of reopening the railroad, how it can represent the history of the Pacific Northwest, and why it’s important to so many…

Kelly Lynch: Fort Wayne, Headwaters Jct., and FMW Solutions
Kelly Lynch: Fort Wayne, Headwaters Jct., and FMW Solutions

Kelly Lynch: Fort Wayne, Headwaters Jct., and FMW Solutions

We talk with Kelly Lynch about his involvement in Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society, Headwaters Jct., and FMW Solutions, along with the importance of inclusivity and looking out for others. Related Episode Joliet Rocket Nickel Plate 765 Adventure Question of…