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The Northwestern Pacific in HO; Recreating the Railroad and its Operations

NWP in HO Scale This is a 71 page PDF of a Power Point presentation on the planning, build, and operation of an HO scale NWP model railro…

Started by Dave S. in GeneralLatest Reply

Newest addition to the NWPRRHS stable

Welcome P&SR Boxcar #2, rescued from Bodega Bay. Video to follow in a day or two.

Started by Steve Atnip in GeneralLatest Reply

Historical Freight Operations

I've long been a historical operations buff and have recently obtained a copy of NWP Timetable No 37 of September 30, 1956.  I notice somet…

Started by Herb Kelsey in HistoryLatest Reply

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SMART addresses vegetation problem on large non-revenue property in Corte Madera

  If you look in the SMART Managers Report of May 2019, page 17. Under the Title of Maintenance Of Way. The manager makes mention of two la…

Started by Richard Sotelo in General

7 6 hours ago
Reply by Richard C. Brand

HO Scale SMART GP38-2

I have an undecorated HO scale model of a GP38-2 that I would like to paint, detail and add sound to this summer. I've chosen to paint it i…

Started by Nico in Modeling

6 12 hours ago
Reply by Nico

SMART extension to Corte Madera

     This is something that I've been thinking about for a long time.  I do understand that the board of SMART has to finish building all o…

Started by Richard Sotelo in General

7 14 hours ago
Reply by Emilio Galo

The City of Corte Madera wants a SMART station and Track to Larkspur

   Just imagine this is a true statement. What would it take to get Corte Madera added to the SMART system. First off I know that the entir…

Started by Richard Sotelo in General

22 Jun 3
Reply by Richard C. Brand

Hunt and Behrens

Driving by H & B today on the way to the SMART meeting saw several hoppers sitting at their wye.  Did not have time to count. I report…

Started by Richard C. Brand in The "New" NWP

3 May 25
Reply by steve lang


At today's SMART BoD meeting the GM in his report mentioned that NWP was in the process of getting their locos working with the system PTC.…

Started by Richard C. Brand in The "New" NWP

4 May 19
Reply by C. P. Huntington

NWP Steel Boxcars

In Tony Thompson's excellent book on SP boxcars, he includes a diagram of what the SP was going to paint the NWP's boxcars (that they later…

Started by Jeff Maurer in General

6 May 15
Reply by Jennifer

Skunk not going to Northspur anymore?

I’ve just realized that the Skunk Train doesn’t have it’s usual train to Northspur at all this year. I’m suspicious. Possibly more damage o…

Started by Luketherailfan in General

5 May 12
Reply by Alex

Important May 1st SMART meeting

  This next SMART board meeting will have a presentation of the feasibility of connecting Novato to Suisun. This is a state funded study. I…

Started by Richard Sotelo in General

23 May 11
Reply by Richard Sotelo

North End Service

Does anybody know about trains returning to the Eureka area?

Started by Luketherailfan in Restoration

14 May 7
Reply by Richard C. Brand


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