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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    They are nice elephants, I have dozens....
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    Nice job on covering all the Walther's releases Joe. Here is my take on the storage van, 2nd from right #15.
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    The canvas is tissue paper and tin foil top.
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    I have 9 of these specialty built 'fantasy' wagons. Never any prototype, just used small figurines mounted on wagon bodies built for them.
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    This was one of the first generator wagons I kitbashed.
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    RBBB dining dept. wagon.
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    RBBB red ticket wagon.
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    They are scratchbuilt giraffe wagons. I don't have any good photos of them. I need to redo the decals on all four as I don't like the way they lay. Here is a somewhat better picture of one on the train.
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    I normally don't post shots of my models from above as it doesn't lend a hand to the pictures looking real. But here is one of many, giving the idea of what the diorama looks like. Middle left is the cat barn surrounded by cage wagons. The foreground shows wagons drawn up in lots waiting to be...
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    These wagons you built turned out real nice, great job.
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    I bought them.
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    Hey Joe, came across this old shot of drilling out the grab irons on the Walther's cars. Also shows how I cut out the vent windows to insert screen grills for a better look.
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    The Ringling boys (with the exemption of John)called Baraboo their home. They spent a lot of time and money in this town and it was also a convenience for them what with the Chicago and North Western RY having their division HQ's here. Land was acquired and they wintered here until moving to...
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    Winterquarters/Car Shops for circus and showtrains

    Animal dept #122 rides a Trapino flat, HO scale.




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