Live Steam 50th Anniversary Celebration

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Live Steam 50th Anniversary Celebration

When:
August 9, 2017 – August 13, 2017 all-day
2017-08-09T00:00:00-04:00
2017-08-14T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
Mill Creek Central Railroad
19313 Co Rd 6
Coshocton, OH 43812
USA

This event is held in conjunction with the Buckeye Limited Convention

Individual cost – $30 to $33, Includes shirt | One day pass – $15 (no equipment)

See www.buckeyelimited.com or www.millcreekcentral.com for more info or to register

Schedule of Events

Wednesday August 9

  • Registration Day

Thursday August 10

  • Open schedule – learn the railroad and run trains
  • Seven seminars presented by vendors

Friday August 11

  • Age of Steam Roundhouse Tour (sign-up required) in the AM
  • Conesville Power Plant Tour (sign-up required) in the afternoon
  • Evening barbeque, meet and greet (8PM)
  • Night running

Saturday August 12

  • Contests
    • Can one steam engine pull sixty cars up the grade?
    • Tug-o-war (most powerful engine)
    • Best in show – locomotive
    • Best in show – rolling stock
    • Best in show – steam whistle
    • Best in show – diesel sound system
    • Best in show – Oddity
    • Farthest visitor
  • Seminars – TBD*
  • Awards and closing ceremony (8PM)

Sunday August 13

  • Pack-up day
  • NEOLS has opened their track for any ramblers

*Other seminar subjects: steam pumps, water treatment, and properties of various coals.
At this point, 17 vendors have committed to attend, including representatives from Loctite and Clippard.

All events are weather permitting, and the schedule is subject to change


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