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  1. Summer Night in Hopewell Junction

    Summer Night in Hopewell Junction

    On a Summer's night, under a moonlit sky, the people of the village have gathered to hear the Papec Band perform in the park. Rumor has it that famous Opera Singer Raymundo Howard may make a surprise visit and sing a song with the band as he was seen back home visiting his parents earlier in...
  2. Morning Freight

    Morning Freight

    The morning freight rolls by the roundhouse at Hopewell Junction.
  3. At the Ash Pit

    At the Ash Pit

    Decapod #279 has just sauntered off the turntable as American #499 takes on water after dumping her ashes before moving to the roundhouse for minor repairs.
  4. Conquering the Hill

    Conquering the Hill

    The S.L.O.&W.'s largest engine, USRA 2-6-6-2 Mallet #326, pulls a long consist of boxcars up a 2% grade under a full head of steam.

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