Steam & Tourist Railway News – July 2021

Tourist Railways and Museums Featuring Operating Steam Locomotives

Maine

Alna, Maine

28. July, 2021: Monson 3 was unloaded at Wiscasset, Waterville and Farmington Railway (WW&F), Alna Maine. Already on hand at Alna is B. & S. R. (Bridgton & Saco River Railroad) 7. Both Monson 3 and B. & S. R. 7 are owned by Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Company & Museum, Portland, Maine.

On 07. August, 2021, together with WW&F Ry. (Wiscasset, Waterville and Farmington Railway) 9,
Monson Railroad 3 – and – B. & S. R. 7 will be under steam for the WW&F annual picnic.

  • M.R.R. (Monson Railroad) 3, 0‐4‐4T Forney (Vulcan Iron Works, Wilkes‐Barre, Pennsylvania 2093 / 1912)
  • B. & S. R. (Bridgton & Saco River Railroad) 7, 2‐4‐4T Forney (BLW 40864 / 1913)
  • WW&F Ry (Wiscasset, Waterville and Farmington Railway) 9, 0‐4‐4T Forney (Portland Company, Portland, Maine 622 / 1891), ex‐Sandy River & Rangeley Lakes (SR&RL) 6

Wiscasset, Waterville and Farmington Railway Museum: https://www.wwfry.org/
Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Company & Museum: https://mainenarrowgauge.org/

 

Ohio

Peninsula, Ohio

12. July, 2021: Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) announced a series of excursions scheduled for September, 2021 to be powered by Nickel Plate Road 765:

  • Nickel Plate Road 765, 2‐8‐4 (Lima 8673 / 1944), NKP class S2

On the following dates, passenger trains will operate between CVSR Rockside Station and CVSR Akron
Northside Station, a distance of approximately 48 kilometers (30 miles):

  • Friday, 03. September, 2021
  • Friday, 10. September, 2021
  • Saturday, 11. September, 2021
  • Sunday, 12. September, 2021
  • Friday, 17. September, 2021
  • Saturday, 18. September, 2021
  • Sunday, 19. September, 2021

Trains operate through the scenic Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

CVSR Rockside Station
7900 Old Rockside Road
Independence, Ohio 44131

CVSR Akron Northside Station
27 Ridge Street
Akron, Ohio 44308

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad: https://www.cvsr.org/steam/
Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society: https://fortwaynerailroad.org/

 

Steam - Tourist Railway News July 2021Wyoming

Cheyenne, Wyoming

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