Category Archives: Heritage Awareness

RIHSPI photographs featured on new PNR website

Photographs from RIHSPI’s 350 MR Collection are being featured in the new Philippine National Railways website as part of its “History in Pictures” gallery. The gallery contains several photos from Laguna, Manila, Caloocan, and the Aringay-Baguio line in the early … Continue reading

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APHTRO : Asia Pacific Railway Heritage Conference 2012

The Asia Pacific Heritage and Tourist Rail Organization (APHTRO) will be having its inaugural conference to be held in Solo, Indonesia from June 7 to June 11, 2012. Everyone with an interest in heritage railways and museums will be warmly … Continue reading

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RIHSPI featured in short documentary

RIHSPI and its projects were featured on the short documentary video entitled, Rolling Towards Progress. This documentary outlines the plight and challenges that railway heritage preservation faces at present. Railways in the Philippines have been in existence for more than … Continue reading

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RIHSPI launches the Reese Channel

RIHSPI recently launched the pilot episode of its newest media project, the Reese Channel. It is hosted through the popular video-sharing website, YouTube. The episode featured the newly donated Japanese sleeper coaches of the Philippine National Railways and provides viewers … Continue reading

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RIHSPI conducts Caloocan inspection

CALOOCAN– RIHSPI conducted an inspection of the PNR Caloocan Yard together with PNR consultants, Paul de Quiros and Gera Sison. RIHSPI Vice President Karel Brouwers toured the consultants to various places of historical interest inside the PNR Caloocan property. They … Continue reading

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