Steam ruled the rails in Sacramento when the California State Railroad Museum hosted Railfair "99 and the NRHS and R&LHS scheduled their national conventions in Sacramento to coincide with the June 1999 event. Many of the major steam locomotives operating in the US plus dozens of other locomotives were in attendance to amaze and entertain an appreciative throng of over 175,000 visitors! Pentrex was on the spot capturing the events at Railfair "99 and the exciting NRHS/R&LHS excursions, including:
UP 3985 and 844 from Cheyenne, Wyoming to Sacramento
SP Daylight from Portland to Railfair "99
Amtrak excursions to Franklin Canyon and Altamont Pass
UP 844 excursion to Tehama
SF 3751 from Los Angeles to Sacramento
UP 4466 excursion on the Sacramento Southern Railroad
Boiler failure on the 844
UP Feather River Canyon excursion
Yolo Shortline steam excursion
SP 2467 and SP GP9 5623 from Oakland to Sacramento
Opening and Closing ceremonies and much more!
Here"s your best opportunity to experience the steam railroading event of the decade!
DVD Special Features:
Chapter Menus provides instant access to program segments.
3 Hours 30 Minutes
In Color with Stereo Sound and Narration