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  • Petaluma, CA
  • United States

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Thursday train movement 6am Petaluma
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Train horns. Sounds like there is switching going on. Does not sound like they are traveling north or south.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jason Peterich Apr 24, 2014.

Rail train from Caulfield St, Petaluma.
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Not sure how far it's going but it's moving and it's long.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steve Atnip Apr 12, 2014.

Train horns in Petaluma. What's moving today?
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Hope someone is out there getting pictures.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard C. Brand Apr 18, 2014.

Yes, a train today, Monday!!!
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There is a train headed to Petaluma now.Haystack bridge just opened.Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steve Atnip Mar 10, 2014.


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Emilio Galo commented on B Richards's photo

Petaluma November 1993

"Richard, I looked up the origins of #200 and it appears she is former DM&IR 138."
Richard C. Brand commented on B Richards's photo

Petaluma November 1993

"Didn't scrool. Yes that is 3822 and for all of you members sitting at a computer who have the spare time to research this stuff, what is the origin of Cal Norther #200?"
Richard C. Brand commented on B Richards's photo

Petaluma Yard November 1993

"Great pict.  I remember seeing those green and whites in Petaluma back about that time. Is that SP loco #3822?  Hard to read."
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B Richards commented on John Roth's video

NWP/CFNR on the Redwood Empire 1994

" Fabulous video!!!  Thanks for posting it."
Graeme Ceballos commented on B Richards's photo

The 3804 at Burdell. June 25th

"is that still there?"
Sep 10

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After the "FIX" fix.


After the fix "my favorites" link still went to Utube. I still needed to link through to another page on the website to get on. Then I clicked the "Main" tab to bring up the homepage. Then I clicked add to favorites. Got message... this one already there... want to override?... clicked yes. Signed off website. Clicked on favorites. Main page comes right up. All is good.

Posted on January 14, 2012 at 11:26am — 8 Comments

Old Railroad Tracks - Marin County

Here's some more interesting Marin County info.

Posted on December 30, 2011 at 9:37am — 5 Comments

Grain cars are gone from Petaluma

Just drove by Hunt and Brhrens this afternoon.  Didn't see the grain cars.  When were they taken away?  How were they taken away.  Where did they go?

Posted on July 2, 2011 at 9:36pm — 4 Comments

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At 11:17am on September 6, 2013, Peter Norgaard said…

Oh, now I see!  You are the Betty Reck Richards!!  Wow, you are really involved in this!  Love the NWP, past and present.  Will be watching.  Pete

At 11:15am on September 6, 2013, Peter Norgaard said…

Are you the Brian Richards who is married to Betty Richards??

At 11:46am on December 16, 2011, David L ILLICH said…

yes i went to LCM

At 8:42am on September 13, 2011, Jack said…
No unless I know it is coming through I can not hear it, or see it
At 7:21am on September 9, 2011, Mike Manson said…

Thank you, B.


If the photo makes it into print, do you want to be credited as "B Richards"?



At 1:15pm on July 15, 2011, Mike Davis said…

but were you that person just courious


At 12:44pm on July 13, 2011, Mike Davis said…
Ms. Richards, this is a really stupid question, are the woman shown in the video waveing the flag in petaluma
At 10:26pm on June 25, 2011, Mike Davis said…
Hey Ms. Richards, how did you get th 3804's current location? I looked on google earth and you would have had to walk at least half a mile from the nearest road?
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