5775 Coventry Lane
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
Phone: (260) 436-4300
Fax: (260) 436-2030
New York Chicago and St. Louis Railroad Steam Locomotive No. 765
Sa to Su from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PMThe Nickel Plate Road no. 765 is a historic steam locomotive built in 1944. Built by Lima Locomotive Works, it was used as a transportation medium to carry passengers and goods till 1958. The locomotive has gone under many restorations in the past and is now a major attraction as an excursion train. Today, it is preserved and maintained by the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society. During the times when the train is operational, it sees a huge crowd of passengers as well as visitors. At other times, the locomotive is placed at a shop in New Haven along with other railroad equipments of the olden era. For tickets and events related to the locomotive, please log on to the Historical Society website.