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About zephyrus805

Director and Secretary for the FRRS. Manager of the Zephyr Project. Funding Chair for FRRS. Vice-President of Driven Innovation LRV, a professional design firm.

Win Two Tickets for the Feather River Express

Thanks to Trains and Travel International, the Feather River Rail Society has 2 pairs of tickets available, one pair for the Feather River Express travelling to Portola Railroad Days August 8-10, 2014 and another pair for the Keddie Dinner Train … Continue reading

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Western Pacific Historical Convention 2014

A reminder that the Western Pacific RR Historical Convention will be held August 15-16 with special events on August 17 (Friday – Sunday), 2014 in Fairfield, CA. Information and registration are available at Past attendees should have also received … Continue reading

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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: 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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