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3751 Hawaiian Shirt (2014 edition)

We are pleased to announce availability of our 2014 limited edition “3751 Hawaiian Shirt”. This year, only 60 shirts will be produced and are being offered exclusively to our valued Supporters on a first come, first serve basis through July 31, […]

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TBT: April 1994

It is 1:50am on Saturday, April 30, 1994. Paul Prine frames 3751 in the doorway of the former Santa Fe carshop as the locomotive steams on its own for the first time since October of 1992. The steam gauge registers […]

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Summer Supporter Drive

Now that summer is here, it’s time to kick off our annual “Summer Supporter Drive”. Today is a great day to become a Supporter of 3751. For as little as $40 a year, you can take a personal stake in the […]

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June Maintenance

This weekend, maintenance on 3751 continued with the crew reinstalling control valves that connect the handles on the green turret in the cab to the various pipes & appliances.

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Welcome to our new website

We’ve spent many hours over the last few months to design a site with a fresh new look, user friendly navigation and all the latest news and information about 3751. Our goal is to create a web presence that tells […]

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TBT: 1943

Much of 3751’s later service was spent pulling Santa Fe’s San Diegan. Here at the train’s namesake deposit in 1943, the 80″ drivers and roller bearing trucks are evident, together with wartime headlight shields. (photo by Seeth Thompson)

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TBT: Early 90’s

Jeff Ritter (L) and H.L. Davis inspect the surface of a main rod after extensive grinding and polishing (photo by Joel Jenson, restoration years).

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TBT: 1943

A beauty of a shot from 1947.Watch Full Movie Online Streaming Online and Download

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Meet the Crew: Dan Echeto

Dan Echeto is an original. He has been a member of the crew since the restoration in 1989. His first knowledge of 3751 was when he met Bill Plunkett at the LAUPT 50th anniversary event. A few weeks later, he visited the restoration […]

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3751’s Birthday

In May of 1927, 3751 was completed at Baldwin’s Eddystone, Pennsylvania factory…celebrate the birthday of the oldest existent 4-8-4 with some new SBRHS gear and meet some of our steam crew at Fullerton Railroad Days.  

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Meet the Crew: Dave Clark

Dave Clark has been a railroading enthusiast for many years. After riding in the 1923 Pullman heavyweight private passenger car, Dover Harbor, which was pulled by 3751 to the Grand Canyon in 2002, he decided to visit the crew in […]

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Prep for San Bernardino -Part II

Steam Log: 4.11.14Watch Full Movie Online Streaming Online and Download Preparations continue out at Redondo. Today the list includes giving 3751 a bath, finalizing [mechanical stuff that needed to be done], installing the thingamabob in the cab, putting on the jewelry, […]

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