"1922 is most likely side-lined because it is a leased unit without PTC (Postitive Train Control) installed. As such, it cannot run solo on any active portion of the SMART tracks. (at least not without special dispatching) I do miss seeing it out and…"
"I don't know how current the info is, but per their website (http://nwprailroad.com/locations/):
- Schellville (provided by NWP)
- Petaluma (also NWP)
- Windsor (provided by Standard Industrial)"
I don't know for certain how it would be done, but I think the alignment would be a right-hand switch off the main from the south. The reason I think it would be this is due to the service area and structures for the County…"
"I will say this on the matter. The railroad authority has and will continue to do a better job moderating its property - both owned and easements granted to it - better than those who seek to claim pieces for their own agenda.
People forget that is…"
"I think the fence looks fine. SMART is choosing to install fencing along the right-of-way within city limits. That's their perogative. Once regular service starts, they can't have people walking the tracks like now with only a couple…"
"Looks like the paint booth at Alstom's Mare Island facility. The light package seems to match the 2700 block of SP's late switcher fleet, though I assume the number, 1501 is new, as it doesn't match any SP roster info I could find."
hi sir, it would be awesome if you could come out on Sunday, October 25 to help us ballest and possably lay some track. @ The Youth Community Park accross from Piner High School. We'll be meeting from 9:00 to around 4:00-5:ish. If you have equipment, (call president Ann Bruner-Welch for more info: (707) 578 4414) it would help out a lot. Cheak out the website for more information. Thanks!
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