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Rail source for the Larkspur extension

Hi all, What is the source for the new rail acquired for the Larkspur extension and by which method was it delivered to the staging area. …

Started by Mr. Gail E. Dunning in General

2 Dec 29, 2017
Reply by David L ILLICH

Cool Video

https://lostcoastoutpost.com/2017/dec/1/video-103-year-old-humboldt-choo-choo-footage-surf/

Started by Sean Purtell in General

6 Dec 26, 2017
Reply by Fred Haines

Possible customers in the north?

I noticed the faint remains of a spur near Cloverdale headed into All-Coast Forest Products. Considering that the mill is still outputting…

Started by Ian B. in General

2 Dec 24, 2017
Reply by Joseph Muller

Why did NWP by TCRY 007?

I've seen this unit sitting in Schellville for quite some time (since around 2014) and was wondering why NWP bought it. It has no horn, it…

Started by Ian B. in General

1 Dec 24, 2017
Reply by Fred Haines

Rail Gauge: A Transit Adventure on SMART

Interesting article.  http://www.sfweekly.com/culture/rail-gauge-a-transit-adventure-on-smart/ It mentions "Windsor, in particular, has b…

Started by Dave S. in SMART

3 Dec 24, 2017
Reply by Fred Haines

Interesting Read About North Coast Rail Authority

https://lostcoastoutpost.com/2017/dec/15/railroad-news-citing-uncertain-future-california-t/

Started by Sean Purtell in General

7 Dec 21, 2017
Reply by Richard C. Brand

A Note to New Member Spencer Keisling

Spencer: you are new here and it seems you don't understand the culture or how the site works.  People post photos, and then people comment…

Started by Dave S. in General

4 Dec 18, 2017
Reply by Dave S.

Concrete NWP Mileposts

Working on decoding old NWP concrete mileposts at our museum in Tiburon. We have one indicating 79 miles (town of Fraser south of Cazadero)…

Started by Phillip E. Cassou in History

0 Dec 3, 2017

1970s-1980s NWP Freight Operation

I'm trying to understand typical operations on the NWP during this time period. Currently I have a scattered sense. One thing I would like…

Started by Dan Whitton in General

3 Nov 19, 2017
Reply by Ron Close

What are these cars called? What are they for?

California Rail Productions video "Trains at the Stockton Diamonds". In this wonderful video, four mystery cars appear together at 10:48. …

Started by Dave S. in General

2 Nov 8, 2017
Reply by Dave S.

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