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Auxiliary Tender

The “Auxiliary Tender” tag at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum delves into the crucial role these support vehicles play in the operation and endurance of historic steam locomotives. This tag brings to light the technical details, restoration efforts, and stories behind the auxiliary tenders that accompany our majestic trains, ensuring they can travel longer distances and continue to awe visitors with their power and presence. Explore posts that celebrate these unsung heroes of the railroad and their contribution to preserving the golden age of steam travel.

Tennessee Valley Gifts Historic NC&STL Tender to Nashville Steam

Bestowing a Legacy: Gifting the NC&STL Tender from Our Collection Railroading history is a tapestry of connections, bridging eras, communities, and the many marvels of engineering. At the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, we’ve always believed in celebrating and preserving this rich heritage. Today, we’re taking another step in that direction. It’s with immense pride and…