Sherb Talk: Steam Returns to Ridgway
Full Steam Ahead! June's Sherb Talk is all about the railroad.
Karl Schaeffer, one of the founders of the Ridgway Railroad Museum, will cover a spectrum of railroad topics including; the history of the railroad in Ouray County, the story behind the Motors/Galloping Geese, and discussion of the RGS 36(the original and the new steam locomotive at the Ridgway Railroad Museum).
About Danny Karl Schaeffer
Karl grew up in Montrose, and holds to degrees from the Colorado School of Mines, and an MBA from CU. He worked for Denver and Rio Grande Western/ Southern Pacific/ Union Pacific Railroad for 22 years, maintaining the train cars and locomotives. Karl is one of the 6 founders of the Ridgway Railroad Museum (founded in 1989), and has been the president of the museum for 10 years.