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Throttle Time

September 23, 2019

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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2019

For the third year in a row, railroad fans will be able to take control of historic steam locomotive no. 765 for six miles of mainline running!


The Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society, Inc.’s Throttle Time event will be held on September 23rd and 30th and operate between the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad’s Fitzwater Yard and Brecksville, Ohio.


• 30 minutes of Throttle Time: $999.00
• 30 minutes of Firing Time: $299.00
• GoPro add-on for Throttle Time: $99.00

Participants will observe and receive instruction for approximately 30 minutes and operate the 765 for approximately 30 minutes at speeds up to 15MPH. Participants can also add 30 minutes in the fireman’s seat and professionally captured and edited video of the experience to their ticket. All participants must be 18 years of age or older, have a valid driver’s license and be in good health.


September 23, 2019
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