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Nashville Chattanooga and St. Louis caboose

Dive into the fascinating journey of the Nashville, Chattanooga, and St. Louis Caboose at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum. Our blog brings you exclusive stories and updates on the restoration and preservation of this iconic piece of railroad history. Learn about the caboose’s unique features, its historical significance, and the meticulous care taken by our team to maintain its authentic charm. Join us as we celebrate the legacy of this treasured railcar and its impact on the railway community.

The First 55 Years

A Cherished Moment: A Tribute to Bob Soule and the TVRM Legacy I vividly recall that day in the spring of 2011 when the steam locomotive 630 made its first test run after a comprehensive restoration. Our Shop Foreman, George Walker, had coupled the vintage Nashville, Chattanooga, and St. Louis wooden caboose behind the newly…