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2017 Pumpkin Trains
Greg Elems & Paul Finnegan




Slide 1
Museum Entrance. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

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Pumpkins Ready for the Patch. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 3
Inside the Museum. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 4
Setting up the Food Sales. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

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Almost Ready. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

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Food Table Ready. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 7
Volunteer Fire Department Setting up the Cotton Candy Maker. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 8
Cotton Candy for Sale. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 9
Loren Ross Moving the Pumpkins to the Patch. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 10
Eugene Vicknair Driving Back from the Pumpkin Patch before the Board Meeting. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 11
KC Dunn and Ethan Doty Heading Out to the Pumpkin Patch. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 12
Skeleton in a Box. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 13
Ghosts and Ghouls were Everywhere! - Photo by Paul Finnegan

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Unhappy Pumpkins in the Baggage Cart. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

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Even the Fire Truck was Haunted. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

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Ghoul by the Museum Store. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 17
KC Dunn is Ready to Serve Visitors in the Museum Store. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

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The Face Painting was Very Popular With the Young Ones. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

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Haunted Railcar. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 20
This Way to the Haunted Railcar. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 21
Ready for An Autopsy? - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 22
Your Table Will be Ready in a Minute. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 23
Autopsy Anyone? - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 24
Inside the Haunted Railcar. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 25
Open Bar. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 26
Waiting Just for You. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 27
Waiting to Serve You. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 28
The Pumpkin Patch Waiting for the First Trainload Of Pumpkin Hunters. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 29
Pumpkin Patch is Ready. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 30
Witch in the Pumpkin Patch. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 31
WP 707 at Milward Switch With the First Trainload Of Pumpkin Hunters. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 32
Unloading the First Trains Passengers for the Pumpkin Hunt. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 33
Bil Jackson Standing in the Doorway Of the Baggage Car Waiting to Help the Passengers Load Their Pumpkins Up. - Photo by Greg Elems

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Engineer Matthew Elems in the Cab Of WP 707 Waiting to Return to the Loading Platform With a Load Of Happy Passengers and Their Pumpkins. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 35
Loren Ross Protecting the Shove Back from the Pumpkin Patch. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 36
Fred Elenbaas Waiting for the First Loading for the First Night Run Of the Pumpkin Express. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 37
SP 2873 Sitting Out at the Pumpkin Patch Waiting for a Load Of Passengers to Pick Out Their Pumpkins. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 38
Bil Jackson in the Baggage Car Waving to the Photographer and Curious Riders Checking Out Who Hes Talking Too. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 39
Caboose Riders. - Photo by Greg Elems

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Portola's Volunteer Fire Departments Haunted Passenger Car was Popular After Dark. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 41
WP 805 a Lit up by the Backup Light on the MP Caboose Heading Back to the Loading Platform. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 42
Pumpkin Patch at Night. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 43
Ali Barbato and Ethan Doty Manning the Pumpkin Sale Table. - Photo by Paul Finnegan

Slide 44
Pumpkin Patch Second Weekend

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This was after the first run to the Pumpkin Patch on the second Saturday, people waiting to board the train for their ride to the Pumpkin patch. - Photo by Greg Elems

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Steve Habeck on the SN caboose waiting for the new passengers to start boarding. - Photo by Greg Elems

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The weather pretty much cooperated, but we had some clouds to cool things down for the second run. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 48
The pumpkin patch with an early crowd searching for the perfect pumpkin. - Photo by Greg Elems

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Bart Hansen at the pumpkin patch in costume. - Photo by Greg Elems

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Ali Doty at the pumpkin patch keeping things in order and ready to weigh the pumpkins. - Photo by Greg Elems

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Another train load of pumpkin hunters. - Photo by Greg Elems

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Our night train waiting for the passengers to start loading up for the first run out to the pumpkin patch - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 53
One of the Portola Fire department volunteers who helped make a few of the night runs a bit more scary. - Photo by Greg Elems

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The baggage car was a popular place to ride and watch for ghosts on the night run. - Photo by Greg Elems

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Charlie Spikes waiting to help load the pumpkins into the baggage car. - Photo by Greg Elems

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The baggage car was a popular place to ride and watch for ghosts on the night runs. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 57
The Las Plumas 4H sold chili, hotdogs, corn bread and other baked goodies, seen here getting ready for Saturday's night run. - Photo by Greg Elems

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WP 805 lit by the caboose of the night express on the last run back to the loading platform from the pumpkin patch. - Photo by Greg Elems

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Sunday's first load of passengers selecting their pumpkins. - Photo by Greg Elems

Slide 60
More pumpkin hunters finding that perfect pumpkin. - Photo by Greg Elems


Page last updated:  Tue Oct 24 07:33:11 PDT 2017