The institutional members of the Canadian Council for Railway Heritage (CCRH) have voted to integrate into the Association of Tourist Railroads and Railway Museums (ATRRM). This move will serve to both strengthen resources in support of railway heritage in Canada, as well as to consolidate ATRRM’s role in serving Tourist Railroads and Railway Museums more effectively on a North America wide basis…. [Continue Reading]
By Aaron Isaacs, TRRM editor
The Astoria Trolley
I’ve been curious to ride the Astoria trolley because of where it runs, on the ex-Spokane, Portland & Seattle along the Astoria waterfront. Here are the photos that piqued my interest, from Ed Austin’s and Tom Dill’s book on the SP&S. As you can see, the waterfront trackage was built on pilings and the train is traveling through a cannery. Would the trolley still do the same thing?