+ Charles S. Purinton

(I have not found a picture yet.  If you have one to share, please eMail me) AMESBURY — Charles S. Purinton, 88, of Amesbury, and formerly of Byfield, died Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010 at the Country Manor Nursing Home in … Continue reading →

+ Jim Stuart

(REVISED) James R. Stuart, a native of the Worcester / Sterling Mass area and former New York Central employee, passed away on August 27, in Townsend, Delaware, just ten days after his 88th birthday. During the Second World War, Jim … Continue reading →

+ Maynard, Bob

ROBERT “BOB” MAYNARD World War II Army Air Corp Veteran July 06, 1919 – February 27, 2010 Cincinnati, Ohio On February 27, 2010 we lost one of our greatest promoters of the live steam hobby, Robert “Bob” Maynard, in his … Continue reading →

+ Lovett, George

(Photos courtesy Gerald Weare) LOVETT, George Peacefully passed away on November 25, (1926-2009). Dedicated husband of Virginia, perfect father, loving grandfather and great-grandfather. George retired from the RAF, built steam engines as a hobby, loved bird watching, gardening, could fix … Continue reading →

+ van Wingen, Rudy

On april 06, 2006, Chris Allan of Joshua Tree & Southern posted the following mail on my 7- plus-ngm – mailinglist: Our beloved Rudy passed away around 9 PM last night. He was surrounded by his family and a few … Continue reading →