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When was Steam Engine 4420 built?

UP Steam Engine 4420 was built in 1914.

What are the current plans for Steam Engine 4420?

Restore the engine to running condition.

When did Steam Engine 4420 arrive in Evanston?

It arrived in Evanston in 1942.

Who is managing the restoration of Steam Engine 4420?

The Evanston historic preservation commission, in partnership with Engine Committee 4420.  We have expert volunteers helping with this endeavor.

Who is paying for the restoration?

This is an all volunteer effort from private donations.  

If you'd like to Donate please use the "Donate" button at the top.

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