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John Peers
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  • Gresham, OR
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Emilio Galo commented on John Peers's photo
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"i saw this very locomotive in a youtube video of NWP this week was looking up old videos, did she get scrapped or is she at schelville?"
Aug 3, 2016
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Aug 2, 2016
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Aug 2, 2016
John Peers commented on Victor R. Pickle's photo
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"You gotta love the kodachrome."
Jul 26, 2016
James Bradas commented on John Peers's photo
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"This is former SP 1101, it was bought by the Mann brothers and sent to Niles Canyon, where it is (mostly) restored as built. Dennis once told me it was a former EUKA caboose, and the metal patches in the next picture matches what I've seen on…"
Jul 9, 2016
John Peers commented on Mark Drury's group Modelers
"Hi Mark. Longvale Station was a Southerne Pacific Type 22 Depot. I choes Longvale for two reasons. I am building a small shelf layout, and also this kit is available from American Model builders. Kit No.134"
Apr 5, 2016
Emilio Galo commented on John Peers's photo
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"Thanks Tim, that's pretty far from home"
Apr 1, 2016
John Peers commented on Mark Drury's group Modelers
"Longvale update."
Mar 25, 2016
John Peers commented on r elliott's photo
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"I wonder if the open shed was for fire wood?"
Mar 25, 2016
Tim Hallman commented on John Peers's photo
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"They were repo'd.  Last I heard, they were on the DM&E."
Mar 20, 2016
Emilio Galo commented on John Peers's photo
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"Where are the Eureka Southern locos today? are they sitting in Eureka somewhere?"
Mar 20, 2016
Tim Hallman commented on John Peers's photo
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"Don't quote me on this, but I'm pretty sure only the four GP-38's were painted in EUKA colors."
Mar 19, 2016
Richard C. Brand commented on John Peers's photo
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"Right NS and viewing between 4418 and the other tandem loco it looks like there is another ES unit also behind. Willits was a busy place back then. Jordan you are correct.  How could I forget that the ICC denied the Santa Fe-SP merger after…"
Mar 19, 2016
Jordan commented on John Peers's photo
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"Actually SP headquarters at the time were in Denver. Remember, in 1989 the DRGW purchased the SP and then immediately renamed themselves Southern Pacific. The Kodachromes were, as Tim said, very commonly seen around the whole SP system."
Mar 19, 2016
Richard C. Brand commented on John Peers's photo
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"Tommy: While it is similar that is not an ES paint job but absolutely Santa Fe colors and scheme when SP was hoping to......Compare to 1322 for the layout.  And look at the SP switcher coupled to the back of 4418. Could it be that ES was…"
Mar 19, 2016
Richard C. Brand commented on John Peers's photo
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"Yes but Tim at this point the SP was fully strapped financially and to paint a loco was a big expense.  Sorta like our beloved and in need of paint 1922.  Headquarters of the SP at that time were in SF and the SP was desperate to find a…"
Mar 18, 2016

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At 5:39pm on November 2, 2015, Carl O'Connor said…
John do you still have the VO1000 for sale?? I see you are in Oregon. I am in San Francisco area. Do you have PayPal for payment?? Who would cover shipping?? Let me know
Thanks
Carl
At 7:49pm on April 3, 2010, Mark Drury said…
Welcome to the NWPRR Network, John! Please take a look around and let me know if you have any questions or comments. I'm adding content daily and am actively recruiting new members -- please feel free to invite your own friends if you think they may be interested. Regards,

Mark Drury (fellow NWPRRHS member)
 
 
 

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