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Some Thoughts on the Recent National Train Show

Milepost 868 A little over six weeks ago, the National Train Show was held in Cleveland, Ohio, and I was fortunate enough to attend with several of my model railroad friends. The show is always held as part of the National Model Railroaders’ Association’s national...
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Some More John J. Young Photos

Milepost 867 Recently, I featured a post of a photo by John J. Young, a noted railroad photographer in the Ohio Valley. I received enough comments about him that I thought I’d share some of his other work. While I never met John, I did have the opportunity to correspond...
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Some More John J. Young Photos

Milepost 867 Recently, I featured a post of a photo by John J. Young, a noted railroad photographer in the Ohio Valley. I received enough comments about him that I thought I’d share some of his other work. While I never met John, I did have the opportunity to correspond...
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Some More John J. Young Photos

Milepost 867 Recently, I featured a post of a photo by John J. Young, a noted railroad photographer in the Ohio Valley. I received enough comments about him that I thought I’d share some of his other work. While I never met John, I did have the opportunity to correspond...
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Bad News for RAILROAD MODEL CRAFTSMAN Fans

Milepost 866 It has been rumored for a long time that Carstens Publications has had some serious financial difficulties. If the rumor mill is to be believed, those financial issues have come to a head and the news isn’t good for model railroaders. I have heard from pretty...
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Bad News for RAILROAD MODEL CRAFTSMAN Fans

Milepost 866 It has been rumored for a long time that Carstens Publications has had some serious financial difficulties. If the rumor mill is to be believed, those financial issues have come to a head and the news isn’t good for model railroaders. I have heard from pretty...
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Bad News for RAILROAD MODEL CRAFTSMAN Fans

Milepost 866 It has been rumored for a long time that Carstens Publications has had some serious financial difficulties. If the rumor mill is to be believed, those financial issues have come to a head and the news isn’t good for model railroaders. I have heard from pretty...
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Historic W&LE Station at Kent on the Move!

Milepost 865 Back at Milepost 853 then again at Milepost 857, I told you about the Wheeling & Lake Erie station at Kent, Ohio, being in jeopardy of being torn down and then later, rescued from destruction. A cousin in the area sent me a newspaper clipping that I wanted to...
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NKP O Scale Layout at the National Train Show

Milepost 864 This will be a great way to start off a series of posts about the recent National Model Train show that was recently held in Cleveland. The layout is an O scale pike that was on display as one of several layouts at the show. Jim Canter, one of the builders, tells us...
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Historic W&LE Station at Kent on the Move!

Milepost 865 Back at Milepost 853 then again at Milepost 857, I told you about the Wheeling & Lake Erie station at Kent, Ohio, being in jeopardy of being torn down and then later, rescued from destruction. A cousin in the area sent me a newspaper clipping that I wanted to...
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