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GN Cabooses in California

 

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Black Butte X746 1930 X637-X749 Retired 6/1956. To McCloud River RR 034 8/1956. Retired 1963. To Jim Nile and used as cabin on Mt. Shasta. To Shasta-Cascade Rail Preservation Society 2006. Donated to Black Butte Center for Railroad Culture 2006 Red

 

Black Butte Center for Railroad Culture, 800 Black Butte Rd, Weed, CA Sept. 2008 Undergoing restoration to MCR 034

Photos taken September 2008

by Jack Porzig

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clarksburg X421 Re# 03062 MOW 8/1968

9/16/

1911

 

X330-X446 To BN 1970. Sold to Ralph Guthrie 2/1976. To Silverbend Farm 19?? Brown Silverbend Farm, 1.5 miles north of town July 2004 In poor condition.
Photos taken July 4, 2004 by Ben Ringnalda
Dorris X630 8/1926 X627-X636 Retired 8/1963. To Weyerhaeuser Timber Co. 19?? To Robert H. Edgar 19?? Light yellow 1331 Mathews Rd. PRIVATE Sept. 2008 Heavy duty underframe.

Photos taken July 5, 2004 by Ben Ringnalda

Dunsmuir X472 12/1920 X447-X576 Retired 8/1947. To McCloud River RR 031 8/1947. To Railroad Park Resort 19?? Light grey Railroad Park Resort, 100 Railroad Park Rd Sept. 2008 In use as restroom section of restaurant.

Photo taken

July 5, 2004 by

Ben Ringnalda

Photo taken

October 3, 2004

by Robert Ulberg

Fish Camp X213 1941 X198
X200-X228
X230-X249
To BN 11211 1970. Sold to Joseph Bispo 11/1977. To Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad 19?? White Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad, 56001 Hwy 41 July 2004 On narrow gauge trucks. In poor condition.

Photos taken July 3, 2004 by Ben Ringnalda

McCloud X433

9/16/

1911

 

X330-X446 Retired 7/1944. To McCloud River RR 029 7/1944. To Bob Ferraris 19?? Red Squaw Valley Trailer Park, E Colombero Dr. PRIVATE Sept. 2008

 

In use as an office.

Photos taken July 5, 2004 by Ben Ringnalda

Mt. Shasta City X548 11/1923 X447-X576 Retired 11/1958. To McCloud River RR 035 11/1958. Rebuilt as VIP car in late 1960s. To McCloud Railway 1992. To Verline and Tom Hanisko late 2006. Red 756 Michele Dr. PRIVATE Sept. 2008  

Photos taken September 2008

by Jack Porzig

 

Suisun City X344

10/31/

1907

X330-X446 Retired 10/1939. To McCloud River RR 023 10/1939. To A&K Ties 1962. Donated to Bay Area Electric Railroad Association and moved to WRM 19?? GN Red Western Railway Museum, 5848 State Hwy 12 Dec. 2008  
Photos taken July 4, 2004 by Ben Ringnalda
Yreka X378

12/18/

1907

X330-X446 Retired 9/1939. To McCloud River RR 025 9/1939 YWR 001 'City of Yreka' Yreka Western, 300 E Miner St. Depot located off E Center St (East of I-5) Sept. 2008 Rebuilt according GN plans with half of the car as open-air seating.

Photos taken September 2008

by Jack Porzig

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