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History, Reference, Research, and GrogTalk => Organizations and Equipment => Topic started by: mirth on February 03, 2018, 12:18:10 PM

Title: Trains!
Post by: mirth on February 03, 2018, 12:18:10 PM
Kinda surprising we haven't done a thread for trains before now

https://twitter.com/john_kucko/status/959422866340147201
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Post by: Steelgrave on February 03, 2018, 03:53:40 PM
Brilliant! I love me some trains!
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Post by: mirth on February 03, 2018, 03:57:31 PM
Post up, brother!
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Post by: Staggerwing on February 03, 2018, 04:57:40 PM
I dream of trains...
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Post by: OJsDad on February 04, 2018, 01:25:18 PM
Grandpa was a conductor for the Nickle Plate railroad. 

(http://www.railpictures.net/images/d2/1/6/8/5168.1426279518.jpg)
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Post by: OJsDad on February 04, 2018, 01:28:29 PM
(https://www.american-rails.com/images/nickel-plate-road-system-map.jpg)
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Post by: bob48 on February 07, 2018, 02:28:58 PM
The last steam loco built by British Railways - now preserved in running order. 9F class 2-10-0 number 92220 'Evening Star'
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Post by: besilarius on February 28, 2018, 05:17:52 AM
Herman Goering's train set.  Think this is from his Hunting Lodge, Karinhall.
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Post by: besilarius on February 28, 2018, 05:41:22 AM
Had never heard of this extensive medical support.


http://discovermagazine.com/2016/jul-aug/doctors-derailed
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Post by: mirth on March 20, 2018, 10:19:33 AM
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The "Krajina Ekspres" armored train used by the Serbian army during the Croatian War of Independence

(https://i.redd.it/rp20uqbdzum01.jpg)


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krajina_Express
Title: Re: Trains!
Post by: mirth on June 20, 2018, 11:01:19 AM
https://twitter.com/atlasobscura/status/1009479520221573122