PHS has been given a very exciting and generous gift! Kristina and John Schmale have donated the embossing stamp from the Sharp Park Railroad Station here in Pacifica. Attached is their very informative and enlightening letter describing how and why this stamp was used. They have also included a very early photo of the station […]
PACIFICA CALIFORNIA: The moving of Ocean Shore Rail Road car 1409 to a new location next to the Valley Mar Station located off of HWY 1 in Pacifica California where it’s rebuild will be completed before it’s moved to it permanent location next to the Pacifica museum.The rebuild is estimated to take approximately two years. […]
March 20, 2019 Greetings Honorable Mayor and Council: Pacifica’s history is part of her ongoing unique character. The Pacifica Historical Society protects and promotes this rich, very vibrant history. Our Little Brown Church was rescued from dilapidation by the Pacifica Historical Society and Pacifica residents. The Pacifica Coastside Museum is now well-known and admired. It […]
Meeting this Saturday (March 16th 2019) to discuss the OSRR Railcar @ The Little Brown Church (Pacifica Historical Society – 1850 Francisco Blvd, Pacifica, CA 94044) 10-12pm.
Special “Footprints of Pacifica” update on the OSRR train Car 1409 restoration. Much of Pacifica’s layout owes its beginnings to a small, little-known railroad company. Incorporated in 1906, the Ocean Shore Railway Company planned to run a high-speed electric railway between San Francisco and Santa Cruz. For for information and how you can help please […]
November 20th, 2018 Successful installation of the framework & tarp for Car #1409! For more pictures, Visit the gallery page.
Lots of great idea’s and feedback from the meeting! Stop by the Gallery page to view more pictures! Click here to view Gallery
This is an article from the Pacifica Tribune to remind everyone about the meeting on Saturday! (10.27.18) – Noon at the Pacifica Coastside Museum (aka) Little Brown Church 1850 Francisco !! Click here to download the article Click here to download the flyer See You There! If you have any questions…feel free to call me […]