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Fortuna Depot Museum
  • Fortuna, CA
  • United States

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W. Scott Allen left a comment for Fortuna Depot Museum
"Is that the Green caboose that was used as an office for the lumber company south of Fortuna with the same color greens? I am glad to see it was rescued."
Dec 12, 2013
Linda Nesbitt replied to Fortuna Depot Museum's discussion Holiday Displays at the Fortuna Depot Museum in the group Humboldt Bay & Eureka Model Railroad Club
"Yes, the next THA Board meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, 11/26 @ 6:30 pm at Ming Tree Real Estate, 509 J Street, Eureka.  You should probably give Mike Kellogg a heads up if you're planning on going; his number is 443-2957."
Nov 22, 2013
Fortuna Depot Museum replied to Fortuna Depot Museum's discussion Holiday Displays at the Fortuna Depot Museum in the group Humboldt Bay & Eureka Model Railroad Club
"Great, thank you!  So is that meeting coming up this coming Tuesday?  (It's not cancelled due to being Thanksgiving week or anything like that?)"
Nov 22, 2013
Sean Mitchell replied to Fortuna Depot Museum's discussion Holiday Displays at the Fortuna Depot Museum in the group Humboldt Bay & Eureka Model Railroad Club
"I had always hoped that centennial could have coincided with some glimmer of hope for an excursion train, but that might not be for many more years. Maybe we need to do a special speeder ride!"
Nov 22, 2013
Linda Nesbitt replied to Fortuna Depot Museum's discussion Holiday Displays at the Fortuna Depot Museum in the group Humboldt Bay & Eureka Model Railroad Club
"Hi Alex, I'm a Timber Heritage volunteer too.  I'll put the word out with some THA and local model railroad folks about this. Best, Linda"
Nov 21, 2013
Fortuna Depot Museum replied to Fortuna Depot Museum's discussion Holiday Displays at the Fortuna Depot Museum in the group Humboldt Bay & Eureka Model Railroad Club
"Yes, definitely, a 100-year anniversary event (or multiple events, for that matter) needs to happen.  I've been mulling over sending out an exploratory email, discussing ideas for that, to various organizations, including Timber…"
Nov 21, 2013
Sean Mitchell replied to Fortuna Depot Museum's discussion Holiday Displays at the Fortuna Depot Museum in the group Humboldt Bay & Eureka Model Railroad Club
"I would love to be part of the organization of the 100 year anniversary... I've always thought that we should contact the NCRA and find a way to plan an event, even if the line isn't open.  I'm a Timber Heritage Volunteer and i…"
Nov 21, 2013
Fortuna Depot Museum added a discussion to the group Humboldt Bay & Eureka Model Railroad Club
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Holiday Displays at the Fortuna Depot Museum

Hello to all!  I'm writing from the Fortuna Depot Museum, in Fortuna's Rohner Park (located in the old Eel River and Eureka Rail Road/NWPRR Fortuna Depot, moved to the park in 1974).  Our holiday season exhibits at the museum this year will have a theme of railroads and 1914, to tie in with the 2014 100th anniversary of the completion of the NWP line/driving of the golden spike at Cain Rock.  We are hoping to contact people in the Humboldt-area model railroading scene who would be interested…See More
Nov 21, 2013
Fortuna Depot Museum joined Ron Fritzsche's group
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Humboldt Bay & Eureka Model Railroad Club

The Humboldt Bay & Eureka Model Railroad Club has existed in the same location in Eureka for ~ 40 years.  The large HO layout is freelanced but with many scenes based on NWP locations.The club typically meets each Saturday night at 7:30 p.m.  Visitors are welcome.  Open house occurs during Veterans' Day and Rhododendron Days weekends.See More
Nov 21, 2013
Mark Drury left a comment for Fortuna Depot Museum
"Welcome to the NWPRR Network! 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…"
Nov 18, 2013
Fortuna Depot Museum is now a member of Northwestern Pacific Railroad Network
Nov 18, 2013

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At 1:44am on December 12, 2013, W. Scott Allen said…

Is that the Green caboose that was used as an office for the lumber company south of Fortuna with the same color greens? I am glad to see it was rescued.

At 4:07pm on November 18, 2013, Mark Drury said…

Welcome to the NWPRR Network! 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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