Car Preservation & Restoration

Here are some images of our car acquisition, preservation and restoration activities. Choose different cars from the drop-down list to see a particular car's restoration photos. Most of the time, clicking on an image will result in a larger version being displayed.

In transit,
Rt 26 near State College, PA,
V. Smith (c)2000

G. McGaha (c)2000

in a previous life at American Bridge, Elmira, NY.

J C Durant (c) 1979

(full size picture available at NER/IL page below)

Locate pictures of similar small industrial locomotives on the excellent North East Rails: Industrial Locomotives pages.

After a cosmetic restoration of trolley #1875 in 1998 the car is seen in the same location as in 1966.

In 1980, trolley #163 did not look like much, but it was capable of operating under its own power in this condition.