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Moving Day: Journey to the Depot


No. 940 ready to depart Johnstone Park for depot on December 9.


Crew member Dan Droege blows the whistle to begin the journey


Moving out of park behind Doenges Memorial Stadium


Turning onto Johstone Ave.


Lifting power lines at intersection of Johnstone & Hensley


Turning west onto Hensley Blvd.


Turning south off Hensley and west of newly built track


Trailor moves slowly onto the new track


She has arrived


Moving Day: Placing no. 940 on her new Track


Positioning cranes for the lift onto the new track


Lifted


Lift underway


Trailer moves away


Johnstone Park looking NW


Johnstone Park looking NW

Hovering over her track


Johnstone Park looking NW


No 940 setting on her new track. Onlookers welcome her home to the depot


Johnstone Park looking NW

Welcome Home


Crew member Tom Birkett prepares to ring the arrival bell


Johnstone Park looking NW

Crew member Jay Hastings blows the welcome home whistle


Tom and Jay in cab


Johnstone Park looking NW

Moving Day: Now for the Tender


moving tender into place


Johnstone Park looking NW

Tender being lowered into place


Tender being lowered into place


Johnstone Park looking NW

Coupling tender to engine


Johnstone Park looking NW


Moving Day: Her new Surroundings


Johnstone Park looking NW

Depot porch on the left

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Johnstone Park looking NW

The Bartlesville Santa Fe Depot opened December 17, 1909. Her original brick veneer was given a Spanish mission look in 1946. The depot houses the Bartlesville Regional Chamber of Commerce, Development Corporation and Convention and Visitors Bureau


Johnstone Park looking NW

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Johnstone Park looking NW


Johnstone Park looking NW

Downtown Bartlesville from 2nd Street in front of the depot

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Johnstone Park looking NW

Excess ballast will be removed


Johnstone Park looking NW

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Johnstone Park looking NW


Johnstone Park looking NW

Move complete

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Johnstone Park looking NW


Johnstone Park looking NW

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Johnstone Park looking NW

Moving Day: People


Johnstone Park looking NW

Taylor Crane and Rigging crew commemorate an historic day

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Johnstone Park looking NW

Crew members Jay Hastings, Julie Daniels and Tom Birkett celebrate in the cab


Johnstone Park looking NW

K. Vasudevan and Kumar Krishnan of Service Manufacturing Corporation and Jim Taylor of Taylor Crane and Rigging, Inc.

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Johnstone Park looking NW Ann Janette Webster of Pioneer Productions who will produce video exhibit of the move


Johnstone Park looking NW

Michelle Martin of Discovering History was the official photographer

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Johnstone Park looking NW

Brooke Cox, Bartlesville Park Department, Kay Little, Bartlesville Area History Museum with Julie Daniels


Johnstone Park looking NW

Crew and crane guys enjoy Dinks’ BBQ lunch in the depot


Moving Day