Welcome to the Lackawanna 565 Restoration Project! This project aims to cosmetically restore Lackawanna 2-6-0 "Mogul" type locomotive No. 565, stored at Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton, Pennsylvania. This is a long and labor-intensive project, and is operated completely by volunteers who kindly donate their time and skills to keep the project going. So take a look around.
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The Official Steamtown Report on 565 is now updated with Five out of the 10 pages.
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Thank you for stopping by.
I was contacted tonight by Mr. Gary P. Bensman, He left me know that 565 is compleated her Asbestos Abatement. The first locomotive to be compleated for 2010 season. out of 27 pices she was done first !! Well it shows she is a special locomotive, for she is the only locomotive on Home Rails!
Well Done Driversified Rail Service, And Thank you from the Crew of 565.
It was done on March 11, 2011
Make sure you check out the Progress Reports of 2011 in the side bar.
This was the total of visitors on the first Project 565 site. . Let's see if we can match that and more!
News Flash We just past this old marker we are now 3591 as of August 15, 2011
2-23-2010 APO, AE, U.S.A Nigerla
8-8-2010 Tehran, Iran
Abbotsford, Toronto, Newmarket, Kitchener, Etobicoke, Cochrane, Oakville , Montreal, Guelph
The United Kingdom
2-12-2010 Salford, 3-18-2010 Manchester, 3-23-2010 London,
Wellington, New Zealand 6 - 22 - 2010
7-15-2010 Brazil 7-16-2010 Melbourne , Australia 12-27-2010 Mnichovo Hradiste, Czech Republic 12-2010 Cagliari, Italy
We had a Special Visitor 8-17-2010 Washington D.C. Vice President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. I checked the IP No. and it came out to be him. So thank you for taking time out and visiting our project web site, Sir.
We had a visit from the St. Louis County's Museum of Transportation 3-31-2010
We had a nother visit from the St. Louis County's Museum of Transportation 6-23-2010
We had a nother visit from the St. Louis County's Museum of Transportation 7-15-2010 this time from a office computer. Makes you wonder. :)
We reached 565 visitors!!!!! February 23, 2010.
We reached 655 visitors!!!!! March 2, 2010
We reached 1776 visitors!!!!!June 23, 2010 Stars and Stripes for ever!!!
Today July 15, 2010 we had 100 visitors to this website .