Please Print or Type Name of Organization: ________________________________________
Mailing Address: ____________________________________________________________
City: __________________________________ State: _____ Zip:______________________
Location of Operation (if different than above): ______________________________________
Name of Contact Person: ______________________________________________________
Telephone: (______) ___________________ Fax: (______) __________________________
Website: ____________________________ E-mail: ________________________________
Type of Organization (Check all that apply)
__ Corporation __ Partnership __ Individual __ State Run __ Other __Supplier (Vendor)
__ For Profit __ Non-Profit __ Static Museum __ Operating Railroad __ Proposed Railroad (full)
__ Individual (associate) Type of Employees __ Paid __ Volunteer __ Both Paid & Volunteer __ None
___ Full Membership, Voting ~ Dues based on Gross Operating Revenue as outlined. This option available to operating railroads or static railroads, rail museums, rolling stock owners, or proposed railroad operations.
______ Vendor Membership Non Voting, Industry vendors, suppliers, or product organizations. Dues are $250.00 per year.
___ Associate Membership, Non-voting ~ Dues are $115.00 per year Available to interested individuals. (Those who do not own, operate, or display rolling stock).
Signature of Applicant: ________________________________ Date: _______________
In order for the Tourist Railway Association (TRAIN) to better identify its membership and in turn to provide quality information and services to our members, we would appreciate your providing us with some information about your organization.
Please fill out the section or sections that apply to your organization. If some of the questions do not apply to your organization, you may leave them blank. ~ Thank You!
I. Operating Railroad
Please answer the following questions if your organization is an operating railroad.
A. Does your Organization offer rides to the public? ___ Yes ___ No
B. Do you: ___ Charge a fare ___ Accept Donations ___ Both
C. Is your operating railroad associated with a static museum? ___ Yes ___ No
D. Do you run mainline excursions? ___ Yes ___ No
E. What is your normal operating season? _______________________________________
F. Do you run: ___ Only Weekends ___ Seven days a week ___ Other (please specify) __________________________________________
G. What is your distance round-trip? ___ Less than three miles ___ Three to six miles ___ Six to Ten miles ___ More than ten miles (please specify how many) _______________________
H. Is your operation: ___ Narrow Gauge ___ Standard Gauge ___ Other (please specify) __________________________________
I. Do you operate (mark all that apply): ___ Steam ___ Diesel ___ Electric
J. What is your primary source of power used? (Mark the one used most often) ___ Steam ___ Diesel ___ Electric
K. What is your average ridership per year? _______________________
L. What is your average price of tickets? $__________ Child (to what age) _____ $__________ Adult $__________ Senior Citizen (from what age) ______
II. Affiliated Organizations
A. Is your organization a (mark all that apply)
___ Car Owner
___Gift, Memorabilia or Hobby Shop Owner/Supplier
___ Service Supplier (e.g. consultant, insurance agent, etc.)
___ Information Supplier (e.g. Magazine, newsletter, etc.)
B. Please specify types of equipment owned or services or equipment supplied: ___________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________
The Tourist Railway Association welcomes lists and photographs of your equipment.
If available, please enclose with your membership application and return to:
Tourist Railway Association, Incorporated
1016 Rosser Street, Conyers, GA 30012
Phone: (770) 278-0088