Placer-Sierra Railroad Heritage Society

Caboose getting facelift

Foot by foot, board by board, volunteers are painstakingly renovating the 87-year-old caboose on display in downtown Colfax. “The little red caboose” was built in 1924 by Nort ...

Working on the railroad

The little red caboose in downtown Colfax is beginning to show its age. Originally purchased in 1969 by Soroptimist International of Colfax, the rail car at the corner of Main an ...