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Please be sure to visit these web sites devoted or related to the Western Pacific Railroad


Western Pacific Related Sites
Site Name 
Creator/
Maintainer
URL

The official FRRS/Western Pacific Railroad Museum Page

Feather River Rail Society

www.wplives.org

The Western Pacific 165 Steam Restoration Blog
Chris Allan
http://wprrsteam.blogspot.com/
The Western Pacific Virtual Museum
Alan Radecki
http://wpmuseum.railfan.net/

The California Zephyr Virtual Museum

Alan Radecki &
John Wilson

http://calzephyr.railfan.net/

The California Zephyr Museum Online Allan Huskins http://www.californiazephyr.org
Western Pacific RR Information Site Mike Hawkins http://www.trainweb.org/WPRRINFO/index.html
Western Pacific in Utah Don Strack https://utahrails.net/wp/wp-index.php
Western Pacific Caboose Dispositions Don Strack https://utahrails.net/caboose/cabooses-wp.php
WP Empire Mike Hinkle http://wp-empire.com

Research Libraries, Archives and Reference Photos
Fallen Flag Railroad Photos (WP section)
George Elwood
http://www.rr-fallenflags.org/wp/wp.html
Robert Morris Photography
Commercial-WP section
http://www.snowcrest.net/photobob/index.html
Central California Rails (WP and SN images)
David Epling
http://cencalrails.railfan.net/westpac.html
Denver Public Library Various collections-search "Western Pacific Railroad" https://digital.denverlibrary.org/digital/search/searchterm/western pacific railroad/order/nosort
Online Archive of California Various collections-search "Western Pacific Railroad" http://www.oac.cdlib.org/
Tom Klinger Railroad Photos Commercial-WP section https://www.railroadphotos.com/
John Maxwell Photo Collection Commercial-WP section http://www.colong.com
Sacramento History Online County archive http://www.sacramentohistory.org
Oakland Public Library Municipal library https://oaklandlibrary.org/locations/oakland-history-center

E-Lists and Forums
The Yahoo! Western Pacific Mailing List/Group
Kelly Cruise
https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/wplist/info
The Yahoo! Sacramento Northern Mailing List/Group
David Epling
https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/SacNorthern/info
The Yahoo! Western Pacific Modeler List/Group Rob Sarberenyi https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/WPModeler/info

Subsidiary, Connecting and Other Related Railroads

The Tidewater Southern History Page

Eugene Vicknair

https://www.tidewatersouthern.com/

The Unofficial Central California Traction Company Pages
David Epling
http://www.trainweb.org/tractionco/
Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway
Corporate Site
http://www.bnsf.com
Friends of the Burlington Northern Organization http://fobnr.org/

The Great Northern Railway Historical Society

Organization

http://www.gnrhs.org/

Great Northern Railway

Lindsay Korst

http://www.gngoat.org/

Northern Pacific Railway Historical Association
Organization
http://www.nprha.org/Pages/Home.aspx
Burlington Route Historical Society Organization http://www.burlingtonroute.com

SP&S Railway Historical Society

Organization

http://www.spshs.org


Union Pacific and Other Predecessor Railroads
Union Pacific Railroad
Corporate Site
https://www.up.com/index.htm
Union Pacific Historical Society
Organization
http://uphs.org/
Missouri Pacific Historical Society
Organization
http://www.mopac.org
Chicago & Northwestern Historical Society Organization https://www.cnwhs.org/
Southern Pacific Historical & Technical Society
Organization
https://sphts.org/

Model Railroad and General Reference
RailServe-The Internet Railroad Directory Commercial Site https://www.railserve.com

Other Museums
California State Railroad Museum Organization https://www.californiarailroad.museum/
Western Railway Museum Organization https://www.wrm.org/
Pacific Locomotive Association/Niles Canyon Railway Organization http://www.ncry.org
Plumas County Museum Organization http://plumasmuseum.org

Plumas County General Information

Interesting Links to other RR Information

Brief History of New York City Transportation

Sightseeing Site suggested by our railfan friend Jake

https://www.topviewnyc.com/packages/brief-history-of-new-york-city-transportation

Transportation History: The Trolley, Tram and Streetcar

Site suggested by our railfan friend Hannah

https://www.partsgeek.com/mmparts/transportation_history_the_trolley_tram_and_streetcar.html


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