The Virginia Museum of Transportation is bringing in a working steam locomotive this weekend to kick off its 50th anniversary celebration. The New Hope Valley #17 steam engine will carrying passengers for the Roanoke Rail Fest. WFIR’s Evan Jones has more.[audio:http://wfirnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/05-11-Steam-Rides-Wrap1-WEB.mp3|titles=05-11 Steam Rides Wrap1-WEB]
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