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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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Q&A with Paul Prine: What It Takes To Get 3751 On The Road

3751 has been restored and operational since 1991. In that time, she has participated in some two dozen excursions and display events throughout the western United States. We get so many questions about our operations, we thought it would be […]

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Meet the Crew: Ken Skolyan

This month, we’re pleased to introduce Ken Skolyan. A retired high school teacher, Ken taught economics, government, accounting and computer classes among a host of other subjects during his 35 year career with the Huntington Beach Union High School District. […]

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Meet the Crew: Eric Cook

Eric with Smokey A Crew Member since 2007, Eric Cook is considered one of the “younger” group of men and women who keep 3751 alive. Growing up, Eric lived within blocks of the Pasadena subdivision. Nourished by his grandfather, father […]

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New Amtrak Timetable

SBRHS has two fun connections to the current cover art on Amtrak’s System Timetable. The artwork was created by Eric Smith, who generously donated a painting of 3751 for our auction last year. However, the inspiration behind the painting was […]

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