Historic Train Station Moved in Fort Wayne, IN — January 24 2014

FORT WAYNE, IN train station relocation

On Aug. 5, workers from Wolfe House and Building Movers in North Manchester used hydraulic jacks to lift the building and slide it onto a flatbed trailer, which carried it more than three miles through city streets to its current spot.

The process, including placement on its new foundation, took “less than a day,” veteran restorer Bob Michel says, something at which he still marvels.