Dedicated to Sharing the Heritage of Redwood Empire Railroading
Started this discussion. Last reply by Chad Glover May 25, 2014.
Do you guys ever see any of these out on the ROW ? For you older fellows, do you remember how common they were back when the RR was still going strong. I notice in pictures that the telephone pole…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by jbriogrande Jun 17, 2014.
It's being stripped down and having metal work done and then being coated. It's going to be shipped in pieces to Petaluma and then put together on site. Shimmick Construction was said to be the contractor for this phase of work. …Continue
Posted on June 14, 2014 at 1:15am — 14 Comments
Posted on March 16, 2014 at 7:13pm — 10 Comments
There are some good pictures.
The author asserts that some of the rails and ties are from the 1920's but that doesn't soudn right to me. Don't ties only last 20-30 years? And don't rails have to be pulled out too because they weaken through interal…Continue
Posted on March 14, 2014 at 3:48pm — 11 Comments