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The Spokane, Portland & Seattle Historical Society is pleased to announce the availability of an exclusive Bowser RS-3 locomotive number, SP&S 96, in the Red Oxide roof scheme, delivery expected with Bowser’s next production run in early 2023.

Cab #96 DC version $209.95, members’ price $167.95

Cab #96 with DCC/sound, $309.95, members’ price $247.95
plus shipping

Pre-orders for Cab #96 exclusively via email to ; deadline May 31, 2022

Visit Bowser’s website https://www.bowser-trains.com/new/rs32ndbatch.html for model details and illustration


The 2022 Convention is set for September 23 and 24, 2022 in Bend, Oregon.  It will include two days of presentations, a meeting of the members and the Board, the  annual banquet, and our “world famous” raffle.  The convention hotel will be “Riverhouse on the Deschutes” at 3075 North Business 97, Bend, Oregon 97703.  The reduced room rate is $169 for non-view rooms on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, September 22, 23, and 24.  The rate will also apply for extended stays up to 3 days before or afterwards.  More details and a registration form will be posted here and sent with the next TNOR.


Annual Renewals – to renew your calendar year membership, download the form below.  We now accept renewal payments via check or paypal (see form for details).
MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL FORM