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Luketherailfan
  • Santa Cruz, Ca
  • United States

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Skunk not going to Northspur anymore?
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I’ve just realized that the Skunk Train doesn’t have it’s usual train to Northspur at all this year. I’m suspicious. Possibly more damage on the line? :(Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alex May 12.

North End Service
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Does anybody know about trains returning to the Eureka area?Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard C. Brand May 7.

What’s up with 1922
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The 1922 is (or was) one of my favorite locos on the nwp and I was just wondering where it’s been and why I haven’t been seeing much of it lately. (Granted, I haven’t been up to there to look for it…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Luketherailfan Mar 18.

 

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Luketherailfan commented on John Roth's video
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Northwestern Pacific and SMART in Novato - 9/4/2016

"What customers does the NWP serve in Novato?"
7 hours ago
Luketherailfan replied to Jeff Maurer's discussion NWP Steel Boxcars
"Sorry boss. I’ll look into it though."
May 14
Luketherailfan commented on Jack Encell's photo
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NWP Eureka Yard Aerial

"where did those boxcars go?"
May 13
Alex replied to Luketherailfan's discussion Skunk not going to Northspur anymore?
"Don't forget they had a fire at Northspur."
May 12
Richard C. Brand replied to Luketherailfan's discussion Skunk not going to Northspur anymore?
"It's been a rough winter up here in the north with all of this rain so no doubt that MoW costs have been excessive.  Hopefully Mendo County will find a way to help them as they provide tourist $$$."
May 11
Jeff Moore replied to Luketherailfan's discussion Skunk not going to Northspur anymore?
"I've heard the issue is related to deteriorating track conditions on the east end that now prohibit passenger trains on the line west of around the western base of Ridge Hill, reportedly the result of a FRA inspection.  The truncated…"
May 11
Luketherailfan commented on Richard Steingruber's status
"Is it?!?!? I sure hope not. The last I heard, the CWR was still running the wolf tree turn from willits and the pudding creek express from fort Bragg. "
May 11
Luketherailfan replied to Luketherailfan's discussion Skunk not going to Northspur anymore?
"Sorry. Didn’t clarify. The train from willits to Northspur isn’t running this year."
May 10
Alex commented on Luketherailfan's photo
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Santa Cruz Rails.

"Thanks for the reply."
May 10
Chad Glover replied to Luketherailfan's discussion Skunk not going to Northspur anymore?
"The tunnel east of Ft Bragg is in need of repair....I think"
May 10
Luketherailfan posted a discussion

Skunk not going to Northspur anymore?

I’ve just realized that the Skunk Train doesn’t have it’s usual train to Northspur at all this year. I’m suspicious. Possibly more damage on the line? :(See More
May 10
Luketherailfan commented on Luketherailfan's photo
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Santa Cruz Rails.

"This is on the westside of santa cruz. The street to the right is lennox street, which is right off bay st."
May 10
Alex commented on Luketherailfan's photo
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Santa Cruz Rails.

"I have run on the Santa Cruz line a couple of times in my Speeder. I don't recognize  where this is. Could you be more specific where this photo was taken?"
May 10
Richard C. Brand replied to Luketherailfan's discussion North End Service
"Only if we Sonoma Marin voters approve of that additional burden.  The Prop Q sales tax which supports SMART is coming up for a vote and "focus" on the existing job will be my issue. FYI I try to attend every meeting and am a member…"
May 7
Thad Wuest commented on Luketherailfan's photo
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Near Bracut

"the trail that is rarely used. THA fought long and hard to save these rails.  Now it may be in jeopardy "
May 7
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How did you learn about the NWPRR Network?
From the skunk train
Favorite NWP locomotive or piece of rolling stock, if you have one?
Arcata and Mad River #101, NWP 1922, caboose #13 cct #70

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