Great Northern Railway Historical Society


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Nelson 2020 Convention UPDATE

COVID-19 is making our Nelson 2020 convention planning a challenge, and we know that many of you are wondering if this year’s convention will go ahead.   We are concerned for the health of everyone, and the viability of the businesses that we will be visiting or using during this convention.   In early April 2020, as Read more

Join us in Beautiful British Columbia (UPDATED)

From September 19-23, 2020, we’re holding a Joint GNRHS / CPHA 2020 convention in Nelson BC, in the beautiful and historic West Kootenays. CLICK HERE for full convention details. CLICK HERE for a printable registration form. CLICK HERE for a preliminary convention timecard (subject to change) This is the first GNRHS convention in Canada, the Read more

Welcome New Western Washington Members!

The GNRHS was present at the recent Boeing Model Railroad Club swap meet and enjoyed seeing current members and signing up several new ones. If you are one of these new members, please reach out to Cordell Newby ( as he’d like to welcome you aboard and provide some information.


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