Holiday Train Display in Pittston Dec 22 & 23

The Lackawanna & Wyoming Valley¬† Railway Historical Society, a partner in Project3713 along with the Steamtown National Historic Site, will be hosting a Holiday Train Display at the Susquehanna Brewing …

Tender Progress

Work on the new tender cistern and coal bunker continues at Oaks Welding & Line Boring in Ashland, PA. When finished, the new tank will be returned to Scranton for …

Safety Valves Arrive!

All three safety valves have been finished by the Strasburg Rail Road shop and delivered to Scranton. Each was purchased with donations specifically for these parts. Thank you to all …

New Cab in Scranton!

Visitors to Steamtown will be having double vision for Railfest 2018 weekend! #3713’s original cab is back along with the brand new replica that will adorn the restored locomotive. Visit …

Firebox Contract Awarded

Project3713 is pleased to inform our supporters that the Steamtown National Historic Site has contracted with the Strasburg Rail Road to build a new firebox for Boston & Maine #3713. …