NKP Mikado #624 Coming to Fort Wayne

Discuss anything news-worthy from the area.

Moderators: Moderator, Administrator

Post Reply
User avatar
Howard
Veteran
Posts: 235
Joined: Fri Jan 06, 2006 1:54 pm
Location: Fort Wayne, IN

NKP Mikado #624 Coming to Fort Wayne

Post by Howard » Wed Nov 16, 2016 10:06 pm

It was reported on Trainorders.com that city of Hammond has donated #624 to the FWRHS.
http://www.trainorders.com/discussion/r ... 10,4161213

Steve Bryan
Veteran
Posts: 137
Joined: Sat Mar 04, 2006 2:42 pm
Location: Fort Wayne

Re: NKP Mikado #624 Coming to Fort Wayne

Post by Steve Bryan » Thu Nov 17, 2016 9:24 am

I wonder how they plan to move it. It is a massive beast and would seem too big to truck it and is no where near a railroad anymore.

User avatar
Notch 8
Veteran
Posts: 1368
Joined: Sat Feb 25, 2006 1:48 pm

Re: NKP Mikado #624 Coming to Fort Wayne

Post by Notch 8 » Thu Nov 17, 2016 7:27 pm

NKP Double Header in the Future ?

nathansixchime
Veteran
Posts: 212
Joined: Mon Mar 27, 2006 11:05 am
Contact:

Re: NKP Mikado #624 Coming to Fort Wayne

Post by nathansixchime » Fri Nov 18, 2016 2:56 pm

Here's the press release from the City of Hammond.

More news from us when it becomes legal:

http://www.portagelife.com/community/se ... ociety-inc
Kelly Lynch
Vice President
Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society
http://www.fortwaynerailroad.org

nathansixchime
Veteran
Posts: 212
Joined: Mon Mar 27, 2006 11:05 am
Contact:

Re: NKP Mikado #624 Coming to Fort Wayne

Post by nathansixchime » Wed Jan 04, 2017 11:42 am

Kelly Lynch
Vice President
Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society
http://www.fortwaynerailroad.org

Post Reply