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C D Meyers Railroad Collection

In early 2018, Western Railway Preservation Society (WRPS) got involved with the heirs to the C D Meyers property and 3 foot gauge railroad. In order to sell the property located near Dallas OR,...

H M Wall Railroad Collection

The Sumpter Valley Railroad Restoration (SVRR) group in based Sumpter OR was approached by Mr. Wall about his private 3 foot gauge Bearsview Express Steam Railroad in 2013. He was getting ready to move...

West Side Lumber Company Tank Car #5

This 3100 gallon tank car started it’s life in the late 1800’s on the Nevada-California-Oregon narrow gauge railroad. It’s unusual-shaped tank earned it the nickname of the ‘coffin’ tank – why this shape was...

White Pass and Yukon Side Dump Car 864

This car was recently obtained in a trade for the D&RG outfit car 04951, that will be going home to Colorado. One of several cars obtained by the Sumpter Valley Railroad Restoration (SVRR) group...

West Side Lumber Co. Short Caboose #3

The West Side Lumber Co.’s carpenter shop was very prolific, rebuilding hundreds of flat and skeleton cars, and producing several unique rail cars over the decades. The short #3 caboose and it’s sister #4...

SVRy Tank Car #99 Rebuild

One of the most colorful narrow gauge tank cars in the United States ran on the Sumpter Valley Railway, based in Baker City OR. Tank car #99 was made up of a leased _____...