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The Northwestern Pacific in HO; Recreating the Railroad and its Operations

NWP in HO Scale This is a 71 page PDF of a Power Point presentation on the planning, build, and operation of an HO scale NWP model railro…

Started by Dave S. in GeneralLatest Reply

Newest addition to the NWPRRHS stable

Welcome P&SR Boxcar #2, rescued from Bodega Bay. Video to follow in a day or two.

Started by Steve Atnip in GeneralLatest Reply

Historical Freight Operations

I've long been a historical operations buff and have recently obtained a copy of NWP Timetable No 37 of September 30, 1956.  I notice somet…

Started by Herb Kelsey in HistoryLatest Reply

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Hunt and Behrens

Driving by H & B today on the way to the SMART meeting saw several hoppers sitting at their wye.  Did not have time to count. I report…

Started by Richard C. Brand in The "New" NWP

2 19 hours ago
Reply by Richard C. Brand


At today's SMART BoD meeting the GM in his report mentioned that NWP was in the process of getting their locos working with the system PTC.…

Started by Richard C. Brand in The "New" NWP

4 yesterday
Reply by C. P. Huntington

NWP Steel Boxcars

In Tony Thompson's excellent book on SP boxcars, he includes a diagram of what the SP was going to paint the NWP's boxcars (that they later…

Started by Jeff Maurer in General

6 on Wednesday
Reply by Jennifer

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 o…

Started by Luketherailfan in General

5 May 12
Reply by Alex

Important May 1st SMART meeting

  This next SMART board meeting will have a presentation of the feasibility of connecting Novato to Suisun. This is a state funded study. I…

Started by Richard Sotelo in General

23 May 11
Reply by Richard Sotelo

North End Service

Does anybody know about trains returning to the Eureka area?

Started by Luketherailfan in Restoration

14 May 7
Reply by Richard C. Brand

"History of the North Pacific Coast Railway"

Some of your locals must know about this presentation this coming Monday at 7 PM the Santa Rosa Library. ?????

Started by Richard C. Brand in General

1 May 3
Reply by Richard C. Brand

Railroad crossing Sonoma Creek bridge (looking for pictures) Schellville

Hello all, I am looking for photographs of a bridge that once crossed Sonoma creek down in schellville. The tracks ran across Broadway and…

Started by Patrick hellen in General

14 Apr 19
Reply by Jon Heit

SMART and NWP Co. news heard first here.

Had breakfast with a friend this morning and got some new and as yet unpublicized  information on SMART and NWP Co. I'll leave my friend na…

Started by Bob Cleek in General

4 Apr 12
Reply by C. P. Huntington

Mead Clark deliveries

Now living near Santa Rosa and pass by this busy yard frequently. Lumber ships from the mills on centerbeams.  This yard is right next to t…

Started by Richard C. Brand in SMART

1 Apr 11
Reply by Michael H Harrison


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