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George W Powell
  • Santa Rosa, CA
  • United States

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George W Powell commented on Nico's video
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Three Way SMART Train Meet In Petaluma | 2-18-2017

"Chad,  It's kind of a bummer if GGRM is only temporary in our area, hopefully they'll stay permanently.  In any case if it's on our NWP or NVRR it's still really cool to think about live steam in the North…"
Mar 1
George W Powell commented on Nico's video
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Three Way SMART Train Meet In Petaluma | 2-18-2017

"That's awesome! SC airport is a the only way to go. As for smart, riders are riders, they need to make sure they don't just focus on daily commuters in order to be relevant to its potential customers.  I'm really curious if there…"
Feb 27
George W Powell commented on Mike Davis's photo
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UP "Old and New" at the UP 150th Celebration.

"Great photo Mike! / It was really cool to see you guys at the 150."
Oct 2, 2012
George W Powell commented on Chad Gustafson's photo
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NWP in "Shadow of a Doubt"

" The original was filmed in Santa Rosa, the 1991 remake was filmed in Petaluma and Santa Rosa, and the 1995 version was filmed in B.C. Canada. "
Oct 2, 2012
George W Powell and D kosdrosky are now friends
Sep 25, 2012
George W Powell is attending Paul Gardner's event

UP Railroad's 150th Anniversary Celebration at California Railroad Museum

September 29, 2012 to September 30, 2012
Union Pacific Railroad is sponsoring this event with the California State Railroad Museum located in Old Town Sacramento.  Train rides and museum admissions are free for both days. UP locomotive 844 will be there with other exhibits amd programs.  More information at: www.up150.comSee More
Sep 25, 2012
George W Powell commented on George W Powell's status
"Nice! Possible eta?"
Jun 19, 2012
David L ILLICH commented on George W Powell's status
"From what I found yesterday on here. It should be 10 car's of cement ties"
Jun 19, 2012
George W Powell posted a status
"I just got a report that a supply train is heading to Santa Rosa"
Jun 19, 2012
George W Powell is attending Steve Atnip's event
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NWPRRHS Annual Awards Dinner at DeCarli Trolley Barn

June 9, 2012 from 12pm to 4pm
This year's Awards Dinner will be in Petaluma at the Restoration Site.The date is June 9, 2012 with gates open at noon, followed by a tour of the Restoration site at 1:00pm and Dinner at 2:00pm.$25-reservations required, Contact NWPRRHS SecretarySee More
Jun 8, 2012
George W Powell commented on Mike Davis's event NorthWestern Pacific 1980-2012 "Decline & Revival"
"Excellent presentation Mike! It was really nice to meet everyone."
Apr 24, 2012
George W Powell and Mike Davis are now friends
Apr 24, 2012
George W Powell is attending Mike Davis's event

NorthWestern Pacific 1980-2012 "Decline & Revival" at Monroe Hall, 1400 West College Avenue

April 23, 2012 from 7:30pm to 10pm
I will be presenting my powerpoint on the NWP's recent history covering the Eureka Southern, North Coast Railroad, California Northern, 1996 NWP, John Darling NWP, SMART, the efforts to get the NWP operating again, plus much more. I esspecially invite B Richards, Ron Close, Gus Campanga, Tim Hallman, Jerry Kitts, Trevor McGinnis,  Marty Erickson, Davis Estes, Richard Custer, and Mark Drury for contributeing photos, and any others who contributed photos.See More
Apr 21, 2012
George W Powell commented on Richard Todd's photo
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CWR color020

"I'm hoping that when the NWP reaches Willits again CWR will want to move freight into Fort Bragg. Having fewer big rigs on hwy 20 would be nice."
Feb 25, 2012
George W Powell replied to Chris's discussion connection problem
"I just got in after 3 trys this morning. Connection problems kept me limited to IPhone on 3g all weekend. I'm on comcast in Santa Rosa."
Feb 20, 2012
George W Powell commented on Ron Close's photo
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SMART Engineering Equipment

"The T-railer and sensor truck are currently in the cage at the Santa Rosa yard."
Feb 11, 2012

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At 10:27am on January 26, 2012, Mark Drury said…

George, saw your status update about problems connecting.  Is Comcast your ISP?  Regards,

Mark D.

At 7:43pm on June 27, 2011, Mark Drury said…
Welcome to the NWPRR Network, George!  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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