Hey Don will 1522 ever run again, if I does bring it up to IRM we can double head with 1630!
I still have a box of em, a few missing matches though.
1630 now being winterized, has a leaking tube to be repaired plus a few other minor repairs to be had over the winter
No more white tires and side rods.
Didn't the real engine have head light leads running out of the fire box! Hi Don! Old 1630 guy here.
She first ran on the pennsy before going to the frisco.
I believe this wreck was at Nichols junction west of springfield.
Thanks for the photo info on frisco calender of gp38s on the bridge. I took a photo of 460 in Rolla in the late 70s while it was doing some local...
Anyone know where the last 1980 calender picture of the Gp38s were taken on the bridge.
Living in Springfield in the late forties in my early teens, I hung out at the passenger station a lot train watching. I remember going in the...
Living in Springfield in the late forties, early fifties I saw frisco 1111 pulling in to Springfield from the old highline from Kansas City many...
The handrails on the athearn new SD40-2 are painted red, not white and it also has a black snow plow not the plow pilot the frisco used. Athearn...
Lets hope they do the correct plow pilot and white handrails on the GP15, athearns sd40-2 thats due out in aug. is incorrect.
This was my first run as enginner on 1630 in may of 1986 at IRM museum in Union, IL.
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