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190Re: NG caboose at Dutch Flat?

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  • Harry Marnell
    Dec 29, 2002
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      Thank you very much, John, I'll pass the info on. Your new website is really
      terrific.

      I'll be up in GV this Friday for an appointment, will drive by and check out the
      progress on the museum... weather permitting.

      harry (in wet WET Humboldt!)
      http://www.snowcrest.net/marnells/alton.htm <~~ Alton & Pacific Steam RR,
      Humboldt County



      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "John Christensen" <NCNGRR@...>
      To: <NCNGRR@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Sunday, December 29, 2002 19:32
      Subject: Re: <NevadaCoNG> NG caboose at Dutch Flat?


      > Hi - The caboose at Dutch Flat is a Towle Brothers Lumber Company caboose or
      > crummy. It's the only piece of intact rolling stock from that railroad aside
      > from several 0-4-0 Porters that also operated on that line. The NCNG caboose
      > is at the NCNG museum in Nevada City. This caboose is a replica of the
      > original. See ncngrrmuseum.org for further details.
      > John C.
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "Harry Marnell" <marnell@...>
      > To: <ncngrr@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Sunday, December 29, 2002 3:16 PM
      > Subject: <NevadaCoNG> NG caboose at Dutch Flat?
      >
      >
      > > A guy over in Alta has posted questions to the "calrailfans" list about a
      > > narrow-gauge caboose sitting in front of the Community Center at Dutch
      > Flat.
      > > I'm wondering if it could have belonged to NCNG... any thoughts.. or
      > actual
      > > INFO??
      > >
      > > He has reported "It looks narrow guage and has spoked wheels... It's an
      > old
      > > wooden caboose with spoked rail wheels. Has Towle Bros. written on the
      > side.
      > > Possibly a local lumbr company rail caboose? There's a NCNG caboose in
      > Colfax
      > > and they don't even look alike."
      > >
      > > Thanks,
      > >
      > > Harry
      > > http://www.snowcrest.net/marnells/ncng.htm NCNG at Grass Valley / Nevada
      > City
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