Early scratch built Interurben for Strangeways Traction Co.

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  1. interurban

    interurban Active Member

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    Awaiting duties , a heavy electric passenger interurban built in the early days of Strangeways Traction Co:p

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  2. Clerk

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    That sure looks like an oldie Chris. Thanks for posting it.
  3. Flangehead

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    Nice work!
    Do I see an Athearn coach in there somewhere?
  4. interurban

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    Hi Flangehead ,, yes you do!!! I use them as they are good to work with.
    Doing a couple now in the scratch and build thread.
    Thanks Dick she has a few miles er kicks under her flanges now:D
  5. kettlestack

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    Old as it may be Chris, it has charm and character.
    I love those heavyweights.
    Can one feel nostalgia for something one hasn't experienced? I think I can.

    Errol
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    Thanks guys, it was one of the first I made.

    The only time I have ever rode these fine "Beasts" is at Museums.
    But as Errol said,, I feel as one with them:D

    They,,, well just look GREAT to my eye;) ;)
    Sombody has to love them and model them,, and there are lot`s of us around:p