May 2021 #3713 Restoration Update

The restoration of Boston & Maine #3713 at the Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton, PA has been moving along despite the challenges presented by the pandemic. The Steamtown shop …

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 …

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. …