Great Northern Railway Historical Society


News about and related to the Great Northern Railway Historical Society.

Welcome to our newest officers, Paul O’Neil and Gary Thurow

Continuing our tradition of Canadian secretaries, Paul hails from Alberta and succeeds Thomas Carr. We thank Tom for his years of service, and he’ll continue serving on the GNRHS board through 2025. Welcome Paul! Gary Thurow of Spokane, WA is our new Vice-President, succeeding Dan Bolyard, who we also thank for his service. Gary has Read more

The December Goat is out, and GNRHS store has a sale!

Most members will see it in your mailboxes in the coming week. Digital subscribers will receive your download link shortly. This issue features a variety of articles along with Reference Sheet 437 on GN Telephony plus another issue of Modeler’s Pages focused on model railroad operations. The GNRHS Company Store is open for the holidays Read more

September Goat Update

The printer informs us of a slight delay in mailing, but hopes to get your Goats into the mail by Friday 9/8 or early the following week. Digital subscribers will receive their copies on 9/8. As always, if you don’t see it be sure to check your spam or junk email folders, and set “” Read more