The International Steam Pages
Uruguay Steam Update 2009
All this page courtesy of Marcelo Benoit (6th
29th August 2007 - Official inauguration of the Uruguayan Railfan Association steam train. It is running in summer moving tourists from the docks to Colón or Juanicó wineries.
2007, CEFU steam train in docks.
11th November 2007, AUAR N 120 Peñarol-Sudriers-Peñarol and CEFU ANP 3 inside Peñarol workshops for Trains Unlimited Tours.
December 2007 - B 15 and N 101 under cover at Peñarol workshops
Heritage weekend, 4th/5th October 2008 : no steam, no trains on Sunday and no regular passenger service on Saturday! The worst heritage weekend since its inception in 1997. ANP 3 out of service waiting for boiler inspection and AFE wasn´t interested to cooperate with AUAR to
run steam trains between Montevideo shelter (new station) and Carnelli.