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by Doug Bailey
Tue Jan 10, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Denmark Steam Locomotive
Replies: 1
Views: 1933

Denmark Steam Locomotive

Faxe Jernbane 0-6-2T No. I was once located at the Blovstrod Banen in Denmark. It is not now listed on their website, nor can I find any web or news articles that indicate where it might have ended up. This is a link to our page for this locomotive. If anyone can help with its current whereabouts, I...
by Doug Bailey
Fri Jan 06, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: Our Website
Topic: Maps and steamlocomotive.info
Replies: 2
Views: 1582

Re: Maps and steamlocomotive.info

Worked most of the day today on two things:

  • Creating a page to collect and report (automatically) mapping errors.
  • Improve the display and user interface for maps
by Doug Bailey
Thu Jan 05, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Locomotive in India
Replies: 1
Views: 1928

Locomotive in India

A visitor to the site forwarded the image below.

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The picture was taken in West Bengal, India, by his grandfather who worked there in the early 1940s. He believes the picture may have been taken at the Hirapor Coke Works. Can anyone provide further information about this locomotive?
by Doug Bailey
Thu Jan 05, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: Our Website
Topic: Google Analytics
Replies: 0
Views: 1778

Google Analytics

It has been a bit more than five years since I paid any real attention to this website's statistics, how many visitors, how many page views, how do people find us and so forth. Now that I'm retired, I've decided to do some massive updating, enhancing and modifying of http://www.steamlocomotive.info....
by Doug Bailey
Wed Jan 04, 2017 6:28 pm
Forum: Our Website
Topic: Maps and steamlocomotive.info
Replies: 2
Views: 1582

Maps and steamlocomotive.info

For about three or four years, steamlocomotive.info has had the ability to generate an interactive map of the location of a locomotive (if we knew it). The interface worked, was kind of clunky, and somewhat difficult to use. We've begun a complete rewrite of that mapping system, and its administrati...
by Doug Bailey
Wed Jan 04, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: Our Website
Topic: phpBB Forum
Replies: 1
Views: 2297

Re: phpBB Forum

Went through the website this afternoon, with the express intent of making sure that these forums are properly connected to each page on the website. After some global edits and a lot of testing, I'm pretty confident they are. If you should happen to find a place where clicking the Forums button doe...
by Doug Bailey
Wed Jan 04, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: Our Website
Topic: phpBB Forum
Replies: 1
Views: 2297

phpBB Forum

Well, if you're reading this you've just discovered that we've added an instance of phpBB to http://www.steamlocomotive.info. Almost since the outset of the website we'd wanted a forum system wherein visitors could ask questions, share information, and discuss steam locomotives in general. I truly h...

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