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114Re: Museum Status?

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  • Allen Tacy
    Aug 21, 2001
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      John - Really good news there, John. Best of luck, the Never Come
      Never Go is a terrific prototype on which to bas your museum.

      Allen
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      >Hi Keith,
      >Thanks for you interest in the Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad &
      >Transportation Museum.
      > The museum is currently under construction. The slab for the 4000 sq foot
      >museum building is being poured tomorrow. Dirt is still being brought over
      >to the shop building site until it is level with the other building. The
      >shop building will be a 30 x 72 sq ft Butler building with two service
      >tracks running inside. Completion is expected by December 10th and there
      >will be a opening celebration sponsored by the City of Nevada City shortly
      >thereafter.
      > Once completed the Transportation Museum will take over the buildings and
      >will work over the next five months to get our exhibits in order and ready
      >for display. Our grand opening is planned for the weekend of May 18-19 and
      >we will have some kind of special event on May 20th which is the anniversary
      >of the opening of the NCNGRR.
      > Next year we will be putting in around 1700 ft of track which includes 9
      >switches in the yard. The Northern Queen is currently laying 900 ft. of
      >track from their mainline up to the museum site. They will probably have
      >their track work completed by next May is my guess. Once they get on a
      >project they go for it!
      > I hope this answers some of your questions. I will be fixing my web site
      >soon so I can update it. I will be putting out the latest information in my
      >next news letter to the Historical Society and that letter will go out on
      >www.oro.net/~ncngrr around September 15th.
      > Best Regards,
      > John Christensen
      >----- Original Message -----
      >From: <keith@...>
      >To: <NCNGRR@yahoogroups.com>
      >Sent: Monday, August 20, 2001 3:57 PM
      >Subject: <NevadaCoNG> Museum Status?
      >
      >
      >>
      >> Does anyone know the latest status of the museum project up in Nevada
      >> City? I saw the webpage was last updated late last year - hopefully
      >> the lack of a more recent update does not mean bad things! Perhaps
      >> John can fill us in on what's been happening?
      >>
      >> For those of you who've never been up there - it's well worht the
      >> trip!
      >>
      >> keith
      >>
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