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Let’s see some pics pf your locomotives Front Ends Any Scale is welcome that also includes 1.1 Real locomotives. I’m hoping this will turn in to a weekly thing I’ll kick us off with a Vintage HO F9 Bachmann shell I custom painted and decaled this week.
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I picked a 1:1 after looking at the first new post, here is one of Ron Nixon's photos in front of the familiar Wyoming Minnesota depot:


Number 328 still lives at the Roundhouse in St. Paul. I have many pictures of this famous engine, also am modelling it for the layout. Unfortunately, the tender fell when moving and I need a couple of those little springs for the tender trucks. It is an old Varney Casey Jones.

The building on the right is still there, a good restaurant called the Cornerstone. It was build around 1910. The depot was demolished several years ago, in a couple stages.

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