Sunday, May 29, 2011

Tehachapi Train Show

Tehachapi Depot Railroad Museum's Model Railroad Train Show
Saturday, June 18, 2011
Location: Grounds of the Tehachapi Depot Railroad Museum
101 W. Tehachapi Blvd.
Time: Starting at 8:00 a.m.
Suggested Donation:
$2 per person -Children 12 and under FREE

Event Sponsored by Friends of the Tehachapi Depot (FOTD), a non-profit organization. All funds to benefit the Depot.

Vendor Information

Seller Fees: Tables up to 8' - $10.00 Spaces 10' x 12' - $20.00
Plus $5 for a City of Tehachapi Business License
Note: If you paid in October, this fee does not apply to you.
For additional seller information please contact Carol Westover (661) 823-7832
or e-mail tehachap@yahoo. com

Thursday, May 19, 2011

SP Modelers Forum rocks!

I joined a few SP forums over the past few years and they were boring me to death or the Yahoo Groups one had enough emails to my account to sink a battleship. This one is grand: 

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

From Lee in Yuma

picture was taken on Sunday of train MPRNP-15 UP 1982 west @ Blair, one of th eguys on the Heritage group. Nice lash up though, eh? I keep watching to see if the heritages or SP units are heading through but nothing of late....

Monday, May 2, 2011

This does not suck (Love the Sub Jim)

Don't Fence Me In (Or maybe it's OK)

The UP has begun fencing in the Fresno corridor from Downtown Fresno to The Fresno UP Yard. This is a section of lot's of pedestrian verses rail accidents. It's also the proposed route of the high speed rail link through The Central Valley. grabbed some pics this weekend. Some sections are painted black and others I think haven't been painted yet.

Joe Fugate's Siskiyou Lines 2007

Bruce Petty's Los Angeles and San Fernando Valley

Mark Lestico's N UP Cascade Division 2010

Charlie Comstock's Bear Creek and South Jackson 2010

Mike Danneman's D&RGW N 5x7 layout

David Barrows Cat Mountain and Santa Fe 1999

Fremo group in Europe Southern Pacific