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Big progress in Silverton

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By Aaron Isaacs, HRA editor The Durango Railroad Historical Society has really been cranking out the restorations over the last few years. It moved Denver & Rio Grande Western narrow…

Railcamp 2018

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By Logan Dahir Reproduced with permission from the Washington DC Chapter NRHS Timetable. Ever since 2010 I had been interested in RailCamp. I saw an ad for it online and…

IRM’s Pullman Library

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By Fred Ash, Illinois Railway Museum In addition to its extensive rolling stock collection and demonstration railroad, the Illinois Railway Museum (IRM) has two distinct library/archive operations. Neither is located…

HERITAGERAIL NEWS

L.C.L September 2

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The first of the Nickel Plate Express' ex-Santa Fe hi-level cars has arrived. This is the replacement operator that has replaced the Indiana Transportation Museum. Service is scheduled to begin…

Help Wanted: Durango & Silverton Supt. of Ops

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The Durango & Silverton is seeking an experienced railroader as Superintendent of Operations to lead its train, track and bus operations. Is your future part of the American Heritage Railways…

RFP: RELOCATION SERVICES FOR STEAM LOCOMOTIVE #2719

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SPONSORED CONTENT CITY OF EAU CLAIRE, WISCONSIN REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS RELOCATION SERVICES FOR STEAM LOCOMOTIVE #2719 PROCUREMENT NO. 2018-58 Submission Deadline: September 27, 2018, 4:00 P.M. Local Time TABLE OF CONTENTS Section 1.0           …

HERITAGERAIL BUSINESS

Spring 2018 HRA Conference in Strasburg

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By Aaron Isaacs, HRA editor The Strasburg Rail Road hosted the HeritageRail Alliance 2018 Spring conference, with plenty of cooperation from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, located across the street.…

HRA visits Minneapolis

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By Aaron Isaacs, HRA editor The HeritageRail Alliance annual Fall Conference traveled north to the Twin Cites of Minneapolis-St. Paul, hosted by the Minnesota Streetcar Museum. The conference featured three…

Annual HRA Awards

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At the Fall conference in Minneapolis, the HeritageRail Alliance presented its annual slate of awards. Significant Achievement Awards These are given for restorations and other large capital project completed in…

FROM THE PRESIDENT

Leaders for the 21st Century

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Every current member of the Board of Directors will tell you that our biggest organizational concern is succession.  We’re all getting older.  Many of the Directors will not seek another…