Re: Re: Sierra Narrow Gauge Conference presented by NCNGRR Museum
- Hello Rod,You can find it on the museums website at www.ncngrrmuseum.org under activities. If you have any problems let me know and I will scan and send.Dennis707-262-1824
From: Rod Souza <rod@...>
Sent: Mon, May 13, 2013 4:12:43 PM
Subject: <NevadaCoNG> Re: Sierra Narrow Gauge Conference presented by NCNGRR Museum
Has the schedule been posted? If so, where can I find it.
--- In NCNGRR@yahoogroups.com, Dennis Burke <pineconelumberng@...> wrote:
> Hello Rod,
> I should have it completed by this Wednesday the 20th. Have had to adjust some
> presentation timesÂ at presenters request.
> Lakeport, Ca
> From: Rod Souza <rod@...>
> To: NCNGRR@yahoogroups.com
> Sent: Sun, March 17, 2013 10:16:44 AM
> Subject: <NevadaCoNG> Re: Sierra Narrow Gauge Conference presented by NCNGRR
> When do you think that you will be posting a schedule of events? I am very
> interested in seeing a listing of what program/topic will be presented on which
> day & time. Do you have a tentative listing as such? Thanks.
> Rod Souza
> Placerville, CA
> --- In NCNGRR@yahoogroups.com, "dennisb60" <pineconelumberng@> wrote:
> > I would like to announce the first ever 4 day "SIERRA NARROW GAUGE CONFERENCE"
> > to be hosted by the Nevada County Narrow Gauge RR Museum and co-hosted by the
> > Southern Pacific Narrow Gauge Historical Society.
> > The conference will include presentations relating to various Narrow Gauge
> > that once roamed the foothills and high mountain ranges of the Sierra
> > Nevada's.
> > Through day and evening presentations conducted by railroad historians as well
> > as hands on narrow gauge equipment we will explore a selection of narrow gauge
> > lines, their history, equipment, locations, and the people that kept it all on
> > track.
> > Other activities include a restoration fund raising BBQ, raffle, and an
> > authentic "ALL" Westside Lumber Company train led by fully restored Westside
> > Plymouth #1 with some yard switching included.
> > WHEN: Tuesday June 18th â€" Friday the 21st. (weekends are very busy in Nevada
> > County and hotels are much cheaper during the week)
> > LOCATION: Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum located at 5 Kidder Ct.
> > Nevada City, Ca.
> > We have blocked rooms at local Hotels at a group discount rate. Please book
> > rooms directly with the Hotel itself. See the registration form for
> > on hotels.
> > I HAVE ATTACHED IN THE FILES SECTION OF THIS YAHOO SITE A COPY OF THE
> > REGISTRATION FORM WITH FURTHER INFORMATION UNDER SIERRA NG CONFERENCE.
> > Please check out the Museum at ncngrrmuseum.org The museum has a large
> > selection of NG equipment in various stages of restoration.
> > All proceeds from the Sierra NG Conference will go towards the restoration of
> > equipment at the Museum.
> > For further information check out www.ncngrrmuseum.org or e-mail John
> > Christensen, Andrew Brandon, or Dennis Burke at sierrang@
> > Thank you,
> > Dennis Burke,
> > President, SPNGHS Inc.
> > CONFIRMED PRESENTATIONS TO DATE:
> > John Christensen- Introduction to the NCNGRR Museum
> > John Christensen- Restoration of NG rolling stock
> > Andrew Brandon- NCNGRR, the 1st year
> > Andrew Brandon- NG equipment color schemes
> > Herman Darr- NCNGRR History Part 1
> > Herman Darr- NCNGRR History Part 2
> > Jerry Blackwell- Bliss & His Lake Tahoe RR
> > Nelson Van Gundy- Sierra Nevada Wood & Lumber Company
> > Nelson Van Gundy- Hobart Estate Company Logging RR
> > Art Kauppi- Westside Lumber History
> > Dave Connery- Westside Lumber Trestles/ modeling the Westside trestles
> > Ed Siecker- Westside Lumber/ Pickering maps
> > Stan Kistler- Westside Lumber, a collection of photos
> > Mark Francis- Empire City Railway
> > Paul Beckstrom- Swayne Lumber Company
> > Paul Beckstrom- Mich. Cal Lumber
> > Roger Staab- Towle Brothers
> > Kyle Wyatt- San Joaquin & Sierra Nevada
> > Chris Dewitt- The Glenbrook, History & Restoration
> > Jim Vail- Hon3 modeling
> > Randy Hees- Carter flats
> > Dan Markoff- Discussion-Eureka & Palisade #4 / Hobart Estate #5, and more
> > Dennis Burke- Diamond & Caldor RR
> > Delete
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