Re: Maybe Something of interest to the community, NCNG Time table.
Holms should be a small shelter similar to Union Hill. It had no depot
proper and would have been little more than what we would call a bus
stop. Also note Holms is about 1.5 miles from the Grass Valley depot,
this should had put it close to the site of the famed Circus Train
wreck which was between Union Hill and Grass Valley.
On Tue, Jul 8, 2008 at 12:14 AM, Mike <dasredbaron@...> wrote:
> Time Table 53, Friday June 14th, 1895
> I hope that link will take you there.
> A friend called me and told me about this, A 12 hour drive later
> confirmed he was telling me the truth in what he had Found. Found
> this in an Alabama antique store recently, for $20.00.
> Is it an original, I have no idea, It is on 1/8 hard cardboard, not
> wood, but not just cardboard,
> it is 27inch by 16.75 inches,, an odd size I thought.
> One of the city's on it I have never heard of, "HOLMS"
> Just think though, 2 hours to go 22.5 miles, and that was considered
> fast back then!!!
> Anyone know how many time tables like this survived from the NCNG or
> may be at the Museum? I would like to see one fromthe late 30's. Are
> any others the same size?
> Take a glance,, May be of some help to early time NCNG Fan.