3751 Blog

2013

3751 is 85 years young and still running strong. In April, 3751 steams to San Bernardino with a passenger train for the City’s annual Railroad Days event at the historic Santa Fe Depot, sporting former Super Chief dormitory/lounge car “Acoma” among […]

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2012

3751 steams to San Bernardino with a passenger train for the City’s annual Railroad Days at the historic Santa Fe Depot on April 21-22, Visitors flocked to view her arriving/departing and participated in cab tours. 3751 is displayed under steam […]

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2011

3751 steams to San Bernardino with a passenger train for the City’s annual Railroad Days at the historic Santa Fe Depot, April 16-17. Visitors flocked to view her arriving/departing and participated in cab tours. 3751 is displayed under steam for […]

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2010

3751 made an overnight trip to San Diego and return, May 1-2. This was the third trip to San Diego in 2 years. The day before the San Diego trip, 3751 and crew participated in Amtrak’s Employee Appreciation Day at […]

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2009

In May, 3751 was fired up for participation in the Amtrak Employee Appreciation Day at the Amtrak 8th Street Yard. 3751 and crew play host to Amtrak President Joseph Boardman, who toured the locomotive cab. 3751 participated in National Train […]

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2008

In May, 3751 participated in the Fullerton Railroad Days before that event was temporarily canceled. On June 1, 3751 made an historic return to San Diego for the first time in 55 years, pulling an excursion train for the Central […]

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2007

SBRHS hosted two more hugely successful Educational Outreach Programs, the first was held February 11-17 at Los Angeles Union Station and the second was held in San Pedro April 15 to 22. Between these two events, 3751 was visited by […]

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2006

3751 rolled out for another edition of the Educational Outreach Program at Los Angeles Union Station of February 6-9 to the delight of 850 school children. Schools from Wilmington, Burbank, Los Angeles and San Pedro participated.

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2005

3751 appears at a private steam up at Los Angeles Union Station for Metrolink as they host the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Annual Commuter Rail Conference on April 2-3. 3751 participates in a private steam up on April 30th […]

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2004

3751 is invited to participate in the re-opening of the San Bernardino depot after its extensive restoration process. SBRHS hosts their first Educational Outreach Program in San Pedro, California. 

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2003

Volunteers are busy early this year and raise a new compound fence, reorganize the Reefer Car, and work to replace cylinder rings and valves with funds raised through the ‘Presidents Challenge’. SBRHS reviews operational opportunities and new locations for a […]

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2002

3751 completes its rebuilding for a new 15 year FRA boiler recertification. 3751 pulls a flawless trip to the NRHS Convention in Williams, Arizona – August 19-25. 3751 is also 75 years young this year, and still running strong.

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