Boiler Side Patch Complete

A significant milestone in the restoration of B&M #3713 was reached this week at the Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton, PA as work was completed on the side boiler …

#3713 Makes Headlines

The Scranton Times-Tribune has a feature article on #3713 in the June 19, 2016 issue. You can read it online here. The article discusses the work currently being done, along …

Parts Car Moved to Shop

If you’ve been following us on Facebook, you’ve already seen the first signs that 2016 is going to be a big year for Project 3713. This past week, former Pennsylvania …

#3713 and You

It was a grand moment at Railfest, with visiting locomotive Nickel Plate Road #765 steaming on the Steamtown turntable adjacent to the ceremonies. #765, like Boston & Maine #3713, was …

2015 Fundraising Review

On the fundraising front, individual donations and grants have helped us meet the first $145,000 of our $750,000 goal. The year got off to a good start in January with …

2015 Review: A New Partnership for a New Era

2015 marked a turning point in the restoration of #3713, completing Project 3713 organizational changes that began the year before. Most significantly, the Lackawanna & Wyoming Valley RHS and the Steamtown National Historic …