"Superb shot of the 112 when she was still assigned to the North End, not very long before her retirement and banishment to Tiburon.
Though her boiler (mud ring and firebox) is a mess, I still hope to live long enough to see her fully restored,…"
"I always wondered what those piers were out in the bay, but I never would have guessed that they were the last remnants of a railroad! What would cause the builders or management of the Eel River and Eureka to think it would be easier to maintain…"
"Yes these cars had motors and third rail shoes for electrical pick up. They were converted from old steam passenger coaches. Later due to public complaints they were replaced by new and secondhand Espee steel cars."
Welcome to the NWP Network, Peter, and great photo of Extra 112! Please feel free to post more photos if you have them, and to take a look around and let me know if you have any questions or comments. I'm adding content daily and have just begun recruiting new members, with the hope that we'll have a viable and interesting community on the the network soon. And feel free to invite your own friends if you think they may be interested. Regards,