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About zephyrus805

Director and Secretary for the FRRS. Manager of the Zephyr Project. Editor of The Train Sheet. Vice-President of Driven Innovation LRV, a professional design firm.

2013 FRRS Board Elections – nominations open

Nominations are now open for the 2013 FRRS Board of Directors Election.   Below are some dates and procedure information that society members need to be aware of.  They are: Jan 1 – Jan 31, 2013 – Open Nominations. During this … Continue reading

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2013 Western Pacific Railroad Historical Convention

The FRRS is pleased to announce the… 2013 Western Pacific Railroad Historical Convention The Biggest and Best Ever May 17 – 19, 2013 – Friday, Saturday and Sunday Hosted by the California State Railroad Museum Located in Old Sacramento, California … Continue reading

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Arrest Made in WP Hospital Arson

An arrest was made Thursday afternoon by the Plumas County Sheriff’s Office. An 18 year male was taken into custody. More information can be found at Plumas News: http://plumasnews.com/home/8621-man-arrested-in-connection-with-portola-arson-fires.html We would like to thank the Plumas County Sheriff’s Office for … Continue reading

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Disneyland Resort Donates California Zephyr to Western Pacific Railroad Museum

New gallery planned to showcase historic train  Anaheim, Calif., Aug. 9, 2011 – The Disneyland Resort donated the California Zephyr train previously located in Disney California Adventure park to Western Pacific Railroad Museum in Portola, Calif. Plans for a gallery … Continue reading

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Something Is Coming…

The Western Pacific Railroad Museum is receiving a unique gift. Major portions of the Zephyr train and related artifacts previously located at the Disney California Adventure park have been generously donated by the Disneyland Resort. The park is undergoing a … Continue reading

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FRRS February Board Meeting

Just a reminder that the FRRS Board Meeting for February 2011 will be held on Saturday, February 12, 2011 at 1:00 PM in Lodi, CA. The meeting will take place in the Conference Room at the Holiday Inn Express – … Continue reading

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