1850 visits the shop
Galen and John have begun assessing the work 65 will need before it can return to service. Bruce and Rex have started making the roof brackets the car will need.
Galen worked on 18. While the brake stand is now fully reassembled, another rotted out pipe has been located and more work will be needed before the locomotive can see service.
John has been at work on 3001's structural steel. Some photos of his progress are below.
Patching at the east end of the south side
Patching at the west end of the south side
Structural reinforcing patches on the frame near the west end