Northwestern Pacific Railroad Network

Dedicated to Sharing the Heritage of Redwood Empire Railroading

Tommy Tommy
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Tommy Tommy's Friends

  • Emilio Galo
  • Jason Miller
  • Dale E Wilson
  • Scott Parnell
  • roky
  • David L ILLICH
  • Steve Atnip
  • J. Sebastien
  • B Richards
  • Dave S.
  • Andrew F. Laverdiere
  • powerpawsnw
  • Gus Campagna

Tommy Tommy's Groups

Tommy Tommy's Discussions

Another Slap In the Face to Dirty Harry's Trestle
8 Replies

This…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steve Atnip Apr 19, 2014.

Common/Uncommon: Concrete Milepost Markers
5 Replies

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.

 

Tommy Tommy's Page

Profile Information

How did you learn about the NWPRR Network?
google
Favorite NWP locomotive or piece of rolling stock, if you have one?
that one that ended up in the bay at Tiburon

Tommy Tommy's Photos

Tommy Tommy's Blog

New Haystack Bridge Is On Mare Island

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

Discuss Epic NWP Pictures Site

I just came across this. I'm sure many of you have seen it, but it has some amazing photos. I'm still wading through them though so can't comment completely. Dave S. will love this, although I bet he's seen it already. 

https://sites.google.com/site/pics19703/home…

Continue

Posted on March 16, 2014 at 7:13pm — 10 Comments

Discuss SMART Groundbreaking Article

http://www.marinij.com/novato/ci_25323222/smart-track-work-begins-marin-service-starts-by

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

Comment Wall (3 comments)

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

Join Northwestern Pacific Railroad Network

At 10:02pm on February 8, 2015, Richard C. Brand said…

Tommy-

Come on back and post.  It was a group effort but I think together we have offed Keith Ode.  Good riddance.  I never saw him post anything.

At 6:58pm on February 10, 2014, Jim McCarter said…

Thank you very much for all of these photos you are posting. Where did they all come from? Did you work for NWP?  Thanks again 

At 7:15am on December 19, 2013, Mark Drury said…

Welcome to the NWPRR Network, Tommy! 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