There is nothing as invigorating as the mighty Iron Horse.

THE STEAM LOCOMOTIVE has inspired millions of people throughout history –
and Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway No. 576 is about to inspire thousands more.
NASHVILLE STEAM is undertaking the restoration and operation of a Nashville legend.
The adventure departs now. Will you climb aboard The Stripe?

Kroger Community Rewards Program to Benefit Locomotive Restoration

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The Nashville Steam Preservation Society has teamed up with Kroger’s Community Rewards Program to give our members a new way to donate to the restoration of our beloved locomotive: NC&StL…

NSPS Performs Boiler Inspection, Pleased with Condition

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  In March, Nashville Steam removed¬†the steam dome cap and performed an initial inspection of the boiler’s interior. This is the first time the inside of the boiler had seen…

NSPS Successfully Separates Tender from Engine

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After more than sixty years of standing idle together, the tender has successfully been separated from the engine. Weeks of prep work and a very productive work session last week…

UT Scan Report Brings Good News

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This past January, World Testing Inc. was on site at Centennial Park to perform an ultrasonic (UT) scan of the firebox sheets to determine metal thickness. Nashville Steam volunteers had…