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You are invited to Model Railroads Of Southern California’s twenty-first layout tour, October 7 through 11, on the Central California Coast.

This will be a free, self-guided tour of eighteen layouts at twelve sites in San Luis Obispo County plus one site with two layouts in Santa Barbara County. The San Luis Obispo layout tour is an official event of the Central Coast Railroad Festival
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By scale and gauge, there will be seven HO scale standard gauge layouts, three N scale, two O scale narrow gauge, one S scale narrow gauge and seven large scale layouts. You may download layout tour schedules, locations and descriptions from the Festival’s website at:

Persons taking this tour assume all risks and liability for their personal safety. Although I am the Moderator of the Yahoo group, I am not responsible for personal loss or injury to those taking this tour.

Be sure to check the Model Railroads Of Southern California group website and the group’s the Files Section the day before the tour to see if any changes to the schedule or layout lineup have occurred.

If you cannot make this tour, more tours are being planned, including an Upland to San Bernardino tour on November 20 and a Southern California-wide tour in February 2011.

If you live anywhere in the southern half of California and wish to open your home layout for an upcoming tour, please contact me directly at:

Bob Chaparro
Model Railroads Of Southern California

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