I drove to Napa yesterday and went through Shellville. A long line of hoppers on the wye. I also noticed as I crossed the second crossing looking south down the main behind the veal farm was what…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Karl Jan 22, 2017.
"So I watched the video again also. The gate you are looking at is for the west bound lane. Is there a sensor that if the gate strikes something it goes back up? ( like your garage door ). Then it may send an alert to the DMU approaching…"
"Not sure about the town Lamey "sounds familiar" though, the guy giving us the tour (retired doctor) said there is an issue with weight and one of the volunteers was member of a fire dept somewhere on the line that will fill the…"
"Is that "other town" you mention here Lamey which is the historic ATSF junction from the East-West mainline into the town of Santa Fe? Last I heard though was that there was a bridge on the Santa Fe Southern line from Santa Fe to…"
"I thought they's run her up to Santa FE as there is passenger service from south of ABQ at Belen to Santa FE "The RailRunner" $1.00 each way for seniors on Weds. Financially they are in trouble and talk is about shutting down the…"
"My brother used to live in Santa Fe and I rode the Santa Fe Southern a few times. Last I was there they were shut down. Is that still the case? Is their RoW from Lamey still usable for a 4-8-4? As I remember that line had at…"
Chad, saw your comment on the Derailed Cars thread about steelhead fishing on the Eel River and just wanted to ask how the fishing is on the river these days? When I grew up in Ukiah I obsessed about fly fishing and made it to the Eel River many times with a couple friends, but our luck (and skill at that time) was not so good. Regards,
Yes, a lesson in acceptance of people's differences. I apparently needed to be reminded.
At 11:14am on September 29, 2010, Mark Drury said…
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