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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.

Western Pacific Historic Convention 2015! – Registration open

April 24-26, 2015 – Elko, NV Registration for the 2015 Western Pacific Historic Convention in Elko, NV is finally open! (Took some doing to nail down the venue) This year we have a special event on Sunday, April 26, following … Continue reading

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2015 Western Pacific Historical Photo Calendars

There are still WP Historical Photo calendars available. To order, go to All proceeds support preservation of the Western Pacific Railroad and its family. All photos in the calendar are high-resolution scans, professionally retouched and printed, from the Feather … Continue reading

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2015 Western Pacific Railroad Calendar now available!

As part of our fundraising efforts, the Feather River Rail Society now has available a Western Pacific 2015 wall calendar featuring images from its WP photo archives. Thirteen photos (12 months plus cover) covering steam, diesel, Sacramento Northern electric, San Francisco … Continue reading

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Santa Trains 2014!

The WPRM will be running Santa Trains again this year, and have even added an extra Saturday! Trains will run the first THREE Saturdays in December, the 6th, 13th & 20th, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Once again we are … Continue reading

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2014 Western Pacific Convention update

The 2014 Western Pacific Historical Convention is coming up in one week. We still have tickets available for the convention. See this page for information. Presentations this year include the Western Pacific’s final decade, a look at the Sacramento Northern, … Continue reading

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2014 Convention – Layout Registrations

If you are registering on-line and want to do the Friday (Richmond) and / or Sunday (Napa) layout tours, please email us at or and let us know your name, the name of any others in your party … Continue reading

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2014 WP Historic Convention Update

We’re working our tails off getting some last minute details squared away, but we can now give a first look at the clinic line-up for this year’s convention…   Friday     Historic Images from the Roger Hepkema collection                        Modelling … Continue reading

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