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One of the most Sceinc Railroads in the World

Milepost 873 We were fortunate enough to return to Alaska recently and took a train ride on the Alaska Railroad from Denali National Park down to Whittier. This HAS to be one of the most scenic train trips that a person can take. The trip took about nine hours and was well over...
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One of the most Sceinc Railroads in the World

Milepost 873 We were fortunate enough to return to Alaska recently and took a train ride on the Alaska Railroad from Denali National Park down to Whittier. This HAS to be one of the most scenic train trips that a person can take. The trip took about nine hours and was well over...
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Norfolk & Western 611

Milepost 871 At one time, the Norfolk Southern Railroad had quite an extensive steam program. It stabled two former Norfolk & Western steam locomotives; the Class A, 2-6-6-4 1218 and the 4-8-4 611 shown here. The locos travelled all over the NS system with long strings of...
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The Best Friend of Charleston

Milepost 871 While I was looking for the John Young photos that appeared in a previous post, I ran across some other interesting photos that I wanted to share with you. So we can start with the Best Friend of Charleston which visited Findlay way back in the early 1980s. This all...
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FREEMO at the NTS

Milepost 870 While there were many layouts on display at the recent National Train Show held in Cleveland, probably one that caught the most attention was this monster FREEMO layout. As I undersand it, FREEMO works from a set of standards that allows individuals to each build one...
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National Train Show (Part II)

Milepost 869 This is the second part of my report on the National Train Show recently held in Cleveland. The first part was published three days ago and can be seen at Milepost 868. Laser Modeling 3 is a newer company that I’m not familiar with. They had several nice...
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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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