The new stairs are complete. The building has two coats of
primer throughout, and some of the final color has been applied.
See "Restoration Continues" in the table below.
17 Move -
for the story from the beginning. Below are the individual
pages by date:
are UP! - (Click here
for the story on their acquisition)
1 - July 24, 2004
2 - July 24, 2004
At right, Jim Vollmar demonstrates
the semaphore operation using his new portable 25A power supply
during the Hamburger Supper on July 23, 2004.
Flagman ("Wig Wag") Crossing Signal - The
wigwag has been sandblasted and painted. A
pedestal has been procured and we are in the process of relocating
it on site.
in the 1920's, this unit saw service in Brenham, Texas in a
configuration similar to the one shown at left.
Car and Shed - The motor car was relocated to our property in
time for the festival last March 19. The shed is still waiting
to be moved onto RRM property. The shed was originally located along the
Santa Fe Railroad in Thompsons, Texas.