Sad Happenings

Events, Happenings and some sad Passings

Shay Locomotive Grant Work Complete In late February, 2013, the Shay with its boiler restored, ran a short distance on compressed air, thereby satisfying the requirements of the CalTrans grant. Click here to go to Shay section ••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• Docent/Friend, Betty Fitzgerald Dies Editor’s note: This is taken in whole from the story in I’m sure that a family member wrote it, and won’t mind...


Dale Brooks: Our Late Great Friend

Since your editor put this story together a few months ago, our Dale has passed away. However, his memory will last as long as our museum does. I’ve chosen to leave the comments as they were, rather than make it a story of his death. You can read about his boyhood and his family in the story about White Pines, plus there are numerous stories...