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Photos from 2015

October

Last Revenue Freight of the year, hauling firewood

July

Rains and Sand Slides on the railroad at Clear Lake

April

Clearing the right of way in Spring

January

Snow on the line and trees are down too

 

Photos from 2014

December

Last Revenue Freight of the year, hauling firewood

October

Foundry Work, some Water Glass work is done

August

Small Tree blocks the Main Line

Summer

Hauling Firewood plus Track Work

May

Brake Work on Flat Cars and more work on Engine 7

April

Big Tree falls on the CBE Branch Line

February

More work on Engine 7  and more snow on the line

Jan 1-2

Clearing Snow on the line, the joy of Winter railroading

Jan 2-2

Engine 7 rebuilding, with new flues and lagging

Photos from 2013

Dec

Trees down around the railroad, damage on the CBE Branch

Nov

Engine 7 gets a new Tender

Oct

New Driver Wheels for Engine 7

Sep

Trackage at High Point extended to reach downed tree

Mar

Work on Engine 24's tender is progressing

Jan

Extra Train,  run on Sunday to haul firewood to the woodshed

 

Photos from 2012

Dec

Clearing Snow on the line at the end of the year

Nov

Tom's new engine,  SR&RL #24 comes to the SR&CL

Aug

Some detail photos of Caboose 559

Jun

Some detail photos of Caboose 559

May

Some detail photos of Caboose 559

Apr

Caboose 559 is completed and goes on first train

Mar

Caboose 559 gets interior work and seats installed

 

Photos from 2011

Nov

Caboose 559 is painted and has final number assigned

Oct

The new Caboose gets first coat of paint

Sep

Body of the new Caboose is built

Aug

Work on the new Caboose body is started

Jul

Steam Up and ran trains plus worked on the Caboose frame

Apr

Spring Time on the Sandy Ridge - a couple pictures

Mar

Caboose frame work has started

Jan

Caboose trucks are now complete and ready for a Caboose

   

Photos from 2010

Dec

Shop Time, Caboose trucks, more couplers, and air pump repairs

Nov b

Railroad Operations, trains running on the 27 th and 28th

Nov a

More construction on the new trucks

Oct

Some train action in October; wood to haul, leaves to blow

Sept b

More work on the new Trucks, with pedestals and casting done

Sept a

Work on the Car Barn’s Transfer Table, in August and September

August

Work on three new sets of trucks

July b

Flat Car 440 takes it first load of wood

July a

Two new flat cars were built, CB&E #12 and SR&RL #440

Jun c

Jack takes Number 10 out for a run

Jun b

More pictures of Number 10 after rebuild

Jun a

Number 10 make debut after months of rebuilding

March

Rebuilding of Number 10,  December to March

Jan c

New Track Sweep car + Jim with Loco 7

Jan b

New Flat Cars, construction photos

Jan a

More snow, more plowing, an Extra was sent out

  

Photos from 2009

Dec

Plowing Snow and Moving Freight

Nov

Fall photos, some from the roundhouse roof

Oct

Some aerial photos of the Roundhouse and area

Sep

Another track added to Phelps Turntable

July

New Car Barn is started

May

Spring Activities and a friendly visitor

April

Diesel #25 sandboxes are now completed

Feb

Lite Runs with CLL Shay #4 steamed up in the snow

Jan

Work is started on the front sandbox on #25

  

Photos from 2008

Dec b

More work on Diesel #25’s rear sandbox

Dec a

Sandbox is built to go on Diesel #25

Nov b

Some more photos of the 22 nd operations,  taken by Tim Lab

Nov a

November 22 nd and the railroad is busy with operating trains

Nov

Loco #7 is test run on the 16 th , while its snowing nicely (heavy)

July

Coach Barn is now completed

Jun

Clear Lake gets its turntable installed

May

Work starts on the new Coach Barn

April

Trackwork, Railbus Run and Coal Run, a busy April

Mar/Apr

Working in the foundry in March & April, melting stuff

Mar 16

Hauling Wood!  Extras are run to haul fire wood up the hill

Mar 1

Foundry work starts with making a melting pot

Feb 3

Extras were run to take advantage of good weather

  Jan b

Snow plow extra was run on Saturday

Jan a

Early January, #25 trucks get paint and HP turntable started

 

Photos from 2007

Nov

Some photos of the Log Buggies built in 2007

Oct

The new Railbus 3 rolls out of the shop

Feb

An Extra is run in the snow with CLL Shay #4

 

Past yearsphotosummary...

2005

Trains run, Loco's are steamed, accidents happen

2004

Jack retires, the branch gets extended, #10 arrives

2003

The Shay has new trucks made

2002

Coach 23 is finished and a Shay is acquired

2001

Work behind on the Passenger Coach, Ailina

2000

The trestle is finished and Maples Siding started

1999

Winter, snow plowing in the early part of the year

 

 

MMGS

Before taking on the SR&CL web-site, I had a section on

my own site with SR&CL photos.  Many pictures from

2002, 2005 and many in 2006.

            

 

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