Saturday, August 19th and Sunday, August 20th 9 AM until 4 PM
We hope to see you then!
116-A coming back to life
stretching her legs for what easily could have been the final time more
than 30 years ago, CGW 116-A was recently fired up once again.
the evening of Friday, August 14, 2015, new life was breathed into the long
Darrin Smith captured video of the event. Be sure to check it out below!
Thank you to Rob Schreiner for sharing the following pictures from August 14th, 2015!
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While this is a tremendous step in the right direction, there is more
work ahead. If you would like to make a contribution to be used
for the resurrection of the 116-A, please click the "Donate" button
Chicago Great Western's Oelwein locomotive and car
repair shops under
construction in 1898. From
the collection of
would like to thank the following people for
Dustin D. Smith, Dana Smith, Ed Raye,
William Mundt and Loren
Hub City Heritage Corporation Railway Museum 26
2nd Avenue SW Oelwein, Iowa319-283-1939