I have been a model railroader, railfan and historian for over 50 years.  The roads that I primarily interested in are BC Rail, SRY and the Esquimalt & Nanaimo Railway.

I am involved with the British Columbia Railway Historical Association,, the Bytown Railway Society, the West Coast Railway Association, National Model Railroad Association, Canadian Association of Railway Modellers, PGE/BCR Sig, CN Lines Special Interest Group and CP Special Interest Group.

After graduating high school, I served in the Royal Canadian Naval Reserve for two years. I then enlisted in the Royal Canadian Navy where I served for 4.25 years. I then worked for CP Rail (E&N) for 9 months as a wiper before moving to CP/CN subsiduary the Northern Alberta Railway as a trainman for three months before going back to CP as a trainman for six months. I then joined BC Corrections for a 30 year career retiring on December 25, 2006, and started a new career as a Commissionaire on Octorber 28, 2006 until May 31, 2019 when I retired permanently..

You can contact me by snail mail at 1148 Balmoral Rd., Victoria, B.C., V8T 1B1 or by email at or