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Carl O'Connor
  • Mill Valley, CA
  • United States

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McNear Brick and block
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Hello,I was curious if anyone thought that mcnear brick and block in San rafael would be a good possible customer?? They could truck product to shelville to trans load to trains to ship out. I see so…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bob Cleek Aug 10, 2015.

NWP Customer App
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Just got the latest Progressive Railroading and there is a article in there about class 1 railroads having mobile apps to help customers track shipments, pay bills etc. Would this ever work for the…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Frederick P. Codoni Sep 7, 2015.

8th st east Sonoma Future
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Was just thinking the the recent expansion in shelville, the Sonoma pallet spur and the mystery reload customer that what would the likely hood be of rebuilding the rail line up to Graskopf wine…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bob Burns Jun 28, 2015.

Piggyback Trailers on the NWP
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Does anyone think that with the number of semi trailers going in and out of Sonoma county that a piggyback service would be option for the NWP?? You have trucking companies like yellow, Estes, and…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by jbriogrande Aug 10, 2015.

 

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Latest Activity

Carl O'Connor replied to Dave S.'s discussion Heineken Buys Remaining Stake in Lagunitas
"Well hopefully they will keep the plant open and not move it. If they keep it in Petaluma they should have the million dollars easily."
May 4
Carl O'Connor replied to David L ILLICH's discussion FRA notified SMART this afternoon that Petaluma’s Quiet Zone has been nullified.
"Maybe this will get some other cities to rethink quiet zones. If you don't want the noise then move. It's that simple. Does anyone know when smarts start date will be??"
May 1
Carl O'Connor commented on Chad Gustafson's status
"Wouldn't Genesee wyoming have priority on switching since it would be in thier territory?"
Apr 24
Carl O'Connor commented on Steve Atnip's video
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April NCRA mtg, NWP ops report

"What creek?? More like a drainage ditch. I'd love to see drawings of it."
Apr 17
Carl O'Connor commented on Scott Kremer's photo
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East Schellville, Lombard Bound

"Standard structures closed in 2011 after being sold to redbuilt a company in Idaho. Only 3 or 4 carloads of lumber were delivered before the closure. Dick caletti the owner of standard structures wanted to develop the property into a business park…"
Apr 5
Carl O'Connor commented on Scott Kremer's photo
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East Schellville, Lombard Bound

"Richard, Sonoma Pacific and all truss have been customers for about 2 years recieving center Rams with lumber the last few years. They had the spur replaced that ran across 8th st east into thier facility."
Apr 4
Carl O'Connor commented on Scott Kremer's photo
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East Schellville, Lombard Bound

"Any idea who the CB was for??"
Apr 4
Carl O'Connor replied to Dave S.'s discussion California Timber Market Improves Amid Concerns
"Has redwood empire been shipping alot of lumber on the nwp lately??? I thought they had died off mostly as a customer."
Mar 6
Carl O'Connor commented on Scott Kremer's video
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NWP 1922 South, Ft. A SMART DMU 12/12/2016

"Was it me or was 2009 smoking more than normal??"
Dec 14, 2016
Carl O'Connor commented on Mike Davis's photo
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1922 takes 3804 to interchange

"It was a mow car I believe when the like operated in the 90's"
Dec 11, 2016
Carl O'Connor replied to David L ILLICH's discussion NWP New Customer in Windsor
"Where though?? I can't find a place big enough."
Nov 8, 2016
Carl O'Connor replied to David L ILLICH's discussion NWP New Customer in Windsor
"If you look at Google maps it looks like you could make a northbound left hand spur that could go to alliance wine and korbel possibly."
Nov 8, 2016
Carl O'Connor replied to David L ILLICH's discussion NWP New Customer in Windsor
"There is a soil company and a stainless steel company in as as well as the modular building contractor but I doubt those would require a new spur"
Nov 8, 2016
Carl O'Connor replied to David L ILLICH's discussion NWP New Customer in Windsor
"What about Alexander valley cellars, mt storm forrest products, possibly wine alliance or korbel wine?"
Nov 8, 2016
Carl O'Connor replied to David L ILLICH's discussion NWP New Customer in Windsor
"It's still smarts track so they will need to approve it and they are kind of a wildcard to me at this point"
Nov 8, 2016
Carl O'Connor replied to David L ILLICH's discussion NWP New Customer in Windsor
"It's still in the permit process as far as I know. They are still transloading near willowbrook at the old Adobe lumber."
Nov 8, 2016

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At 6:42pm on November 4, 2015, John Peers said…

Hi Carl.

I still have it. I would expect buyer to pay shipping.

Shipment to you would be $7.

My paypal link is paypal.me/peers

Let me Know if you are still interested.

Thanks,

John.

At 9:44am on January 19, 2013, Mike Davis said…

I can take both cars of your hands for $20 for the pair

At 4:38pm on July 3, 2011, Mark Drury said…
Welcome to the NWPRR Network, Carl!  Please take a look around and let me know if you have any questions or comments. We're adding content daily and actively recruiting new members -- please feel free to invite your own friends if you think they may be interested.  Regards,

Mark Drury
 
 
 

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