Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.
Advanced Search
Author
Subject
Message
Special notice only

Advanced Search
  • I'm posting current photo's of the rebuild of wslc caboose #4 rebuild. Also beginning to post photo's of the new frame up of Swayne caboose #1
    John Aug 2, 2012
  • A grant funding request to the NRHS has been submitted to the District 7 board and unamanously approved and sent forward for review and approval of funds. The funding request is specific too the complete rebuilding of the roof and the A end of the car to include new draft gear sills. So far the car has been placed on a set of Thielson trucks,climax couplers, new needle beams, queen...
    John Apr 29, 2012
  • Thanks Hart. We will be starting the new underbody framing for caboose #1 next month. The long sills are shot on both ends. We are beginning with the cleaning and servicing of the trucks. The new body bolsters are already cut and will be mounted on the trucks when they are ready. Four new long sills will be applied onto the bolsters and new end sills applies along with the original...
    John Jan 14, 2012
  • Fetching Sponsored Content...
  • Hi Group - Just letting everyone know that the WSLC caboose #4 was successfully moved from Placerville to the NCNG museum in Nevada City on Jan. 7th. I posted current photo's of the move. Thanks, John
    John Jan 8, 2012
  • Hello Tyler - We will be working on both caboose #1 & #4 next year. I can save a piece of siding from caboose #1 in the near future since it will be first to be worked on. We will have to work out how you want this sent or picked up. Take care, John To: nevadacountynarrowgaugerailroadcompany@^$1 From: tylervirga@^$2 Date: Sun, 23 Oct 2011 20:11:13 +0000 Subject...
    JOHN CHRISTENSEN Oct 23, 2011
  • Dennis - Unfortunately the brake wheels and staffs have been liberated from the flats by the time I got there. Only caboose 4 still has a wheel on it. I will contact Randy once I hear from Dave Mull and find out if he needs anything. Randy has plenty of parts but may be interested in the tank car. He also may have a brake wheel. I'm not sure if their new catalog is out yet or if...
    John Mar 1, 2011
  • Hey Dennis - Tank car #4 is also at Bev Cola's but I don't have room for any more cars. I bought five of them - flats 276 & 300 which were totally dry rotted and collapsed, tank 2, caboose 4 and the 8 ton switcher. We dismantled the two flats and my plan is to rebuild 300 into a logging flat with bunks and chains. I picked up these parts from the 38 foot skel cars that are...
    John Feb 28, 2011
  • Hello Dennis - Welcome aboard. Please feel free to announce the site to the SPNG. Glad you like the new museum restoration site. Hope you can come out and visit us in the near future. Best Regards, John To: nevadacountynarrowgaugerailroadcompany@^$1 From: pineconelumberng@^$2 Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2011 19:28:26 +0000 Subject: [nevadacountynarrowgaugerailroadcompany] Hello John Glad to...
    JOHN CHRISTENSEN Feb 11, 2011
  • I will be using this site to distribute information concerning restoration at the NCNGRR museum in Nevada City, California. Other sites such as the SPCRR, WSLC and the NCNGRR sites in yahoo groups have graciously allowed me to contribute information to their discussion groups which I have appreciated and will continue to add as needed. I will try to answer any questions in a timely...
    John Jan 19, 2011