Railfair#26 - 2003

Discussion in 'Photos & Videos' started by MasonJar, Oct 20, 2003.

  1. MasonJar

    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

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    Here are a few pictures for those who missed the show...

    I spent Saturday afternoon at the NMRA's St Lawrence Division switching layout, entertaining children (of all ages ;)), an entire pack of Wolf Cubs (younger Scouts), and encountered at least one Gauge member (sorry I didn't get your name...!).

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    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

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    Cab View

    Engineer/fireman sits on the tender and feeds the firebox from this vantage point.

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    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

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    Thomas & friends

    For the younger set.

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    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

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    Lego

    Trains come in all forms. Some are easier to "bash" than others...

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    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

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    Limpey Wharf

    The ever popular Limpey Wharf has a N scale ride on in one backyard - that makes it ZZZ scale I have been told.

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    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

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    One for Interurben Chris

    Number 696 is undergoing restoration at the Museum of Science and Tech in Ottawa. One of Ottawa's original streetcars.

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    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

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    O-Train

    Here is Ottawa's newest venture in rail-based public transit: the O-Train in N scale.

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    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

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    G-scale

    A Pennsy pacific in G.

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    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

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    For the kids part 2

    This is the highly animated (and noisy!) layout for the kids. N scale.

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    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

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    Narrow gauge

    I had never heard of Gn15, but I have heard of the Red Fox - This is for Shamus I guess.. ;)

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    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

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    European Influence

    Here is a Swiss layout in Z scale.

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    Great pics MJ! Thanks for posting them!
  15. MasonJar

    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

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    That's all folks!

    Well, that's all the photos I have. Hope you enjoyed it! We missed the Traction in Action group, but still lots of interesting stuff!

    Andrew
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    Great pictures Andrew. Good for all ages.
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    Thanks for the pictures. Always like to see stuff from other shows around the world.
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    Thanks a bunch Andrew:D we missed you all to:(
    We had a good time at Bowmanville show and we did think of you lot up in Ottawa.
    Thanks for the Ottawa street car pic:D
    I will post the pics form our shoe now.
    Cheers.
    P. S. just got my P C back:( been off line since Sunday.
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    Wish I'd Made It...

    Thanks for all the great pictures, Andrew! Looks like the show covered everything. By the way, Gn15 is G scale on HO gauge. :)