Northwestern Pacific Railroad Network

Dedicated to Sharing the Heritage of Redwood Empire Railroading

Ian B.
  • Male
  • Sonoma, CA
  • United States
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions
  • Events
  • Groups (6)
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Ian B.'s Groups

 

Ian B.'s Page

Latest Activity

Ian B. joined Jason Peterich's group
Thumbnail

NWP-Y Illegal Movements

A group for members interested in some of the illegal freight movements of the NWP-Y in the early 2000's.See More
Oct 6
Ian B. joined Chad Gustafson's group
Thumbnail

Stories

A place for the sharing of interesting, funny, or factual stories about the Northwestern Pacific, California Western, or California Northern Railroads. (so basicly any stories to do with the NWP)
Sep 29
Ian B. commented on Mark Drury's photo
Thumbnail

NWP SD-9 #4327, #2

"This may be the last 1996 NWP unit; pretty much the rest of them are either rotting derelict or were scrapped. (4423 still runs, but as SP 5472 at NCRY)"
Sep 29
Ian B. commented on Emilio Galo's group Save the Old locomotives in Eureka
"My mistake; there were 4, numbered 3004-3007 after the 1965 SP renumber. 3007 became 3190."
Sep 29
Ian B. commented on Emilio Galo's group Save the Old locomotives in Eureka
"3190 and 2872 seem to be the most desirable. 3190 is incredibly rare; its one of three torpedo tube passenger GP9's that SP bought(along with 5623, at Niles); the 3190 block was the SP's passenger locomotive block. 2872 is in close…"
Sep 28
Ian B. commented on Jason Peterich's group SP SD9s "Huff" and "Puff"
"What happened to the parts of #4450? I know they torched it in Portola, but did the electrical components go anywhere?"
Sep 27
Ian B. joined Jason Peterich's group
Thumbnail

SP SD9s "Huff" and "Puff"

For any who are interested in SP 4450 and SP 4451, the two SP SD9s with steam generators for passenger service.
Sep 27
Ian B. posted a group
Thumbnail

NWP #112 Fan Club

A group for anyone interested in the lone NWP steam locomotive, #112, currently on display at the California State Railroad Museum in Sacramento, CA.See More
Sep 21
Ian B. updated their profile
Sep 21
Ian B. commented on Jerry J. Kitts's photo
Thumbnail

es30a

"Pretty sure that's the last surviving TR6 ever, its now over in Portola. Numbered #1100, not sure if thats the SP given number or the number it got at Quincy serving for Sierra Pacific."
Sep 21
Ian B. joined Mark Drury's group
Thumbnail

The "New" NWP

A group interested in the latest incarnation of the Northwestern Pacific Railroad, which is once again moving freight on 62 miles of rail between Windsor and Napa County.
Sep 12
Mark Drury left a comment for Ian B.
"Welcome to the NWPRR Network, Ian! Please take a look around and let me know if you have any questions or comments. We're adding content daily and actively recruiting new members -- please feel free to invite your own friends if you think they…"
Jul 27
Ian B. commented on Dave S.'s photo
Thumbnail

Ignacio Phone Booth, 2011-12-28

"I believe there is one of these in Eureka, near the old GP's. I'd have to check though!"
Jun 18
Ian B. is now a member of Northwestern Pacific Railroad Network
Jun 12

Profile Information

How did you learn about the NWPRR Network?
From some Google searching for the NWP.
Favorite NWP locomotive or piece of rolling stock, if you have one?
NWP 112 and NWP 4423

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Northwestern Pacific Railroad Network to add comments!

Join Northwestern Pacific Railroad Network

At 7:08pm on July 27, 2017, Mark Drury said…

Welcome to the NWPRR Network, Ian! Please take a look around and let me know if you have any questions or comments. We're adding content daily and actively recruiting new members -- please feel free to invite your own friends if you think they may be interested. Regards,

Mark Drury

 
 
 

© 2017   Created by Mark Drury.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service