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The World’s Largest Steam Locomotive is coming to the Alamo City!!!

That’s right, the newly restored Union Pacific #4014 “The Big Boy” is touring the UP System to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the transcontinental

  • SP794 | October 18th 2019, 12:25 AM | 0 comments

SARHM interviewed for a Podcast

Gary Rodriguez, President, and B.L. Miers, Treasurer, had the pleasure of being interviewed by Kevin Barron of Beyond the Riverwalk for a…

  • General | July 31st 2019, 11:07 PM | 0 comments
  • ARHM | June 3rd 2019, 1:20 PM | 0 comments

150th Anniversary - Transcontinental Railroad Completion

Today marks the 150th Anniversary of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad.
The Union Pacific has been very busy during the last few…

  • History | May 10th 2019, 12:01 AM | 0 comments

William R. Cantrel

It is with great sorrow that we mourn the loss of one of our members, Mr. William R. Cantrel.  He was just 42 years old when he passed from this

  • In Memoriam | November 3rd 2018, 8:43 PM | 0 comments

Happy 4th!

Here's wishing you and your family a Safe and Happy Independence Day! IMAG0184.jpg

  • General | July 4th 2018, 6:40 PM | 0 comments

Changes are Coming!

We are making some changes.  And no, we are not making these changes to follow "Big Business" :lol:  More to…

  • General | June 13th 2018, 12:36 PM | 0 comments
  • General | December 29th 2017, 7:58 PM | 0 comments
  • Railroad Memorabilia | December 5th 2017, 1:12 PM |

Surprises in SP Alamo

"The Alamo" business car has many surprises hidden away in the depths of its interior.  In one of the four staterooms, in a closet, a paper bag…

  • Railroad Memorabilia | August 10th 2017, 12:45 PM | 0 comments

SOUTHERN PACIFIC Business car #127, the “ALAMO”  

Help us restore the “Alamo” to its former glory!
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          The Southern Pacific business car, #127, the “Alamo” was constructed by…

  • Railroad Equipment | June 22nd 2017, 1:14 PM | 0 comments

Elmendorf Heritage and Railroad Museum

We have a location that is now open for you to visit   Please come on by and see our museum which is located in Elmendorf, TX.

203 Bexar

  • EHRM | June 7th 2017, 11:20 PM | 0 comments

Marvin D. Tieken, Jr.

It is with great sorrow that we mourn the loss of one of our charter members, Mr. Marvin D. Tieken, Jr. He just celebrated his 62nd birthday when

  • In Memoriam | April 30th 2017, 10:30 PM | 0 comments