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    • January 28, 2021 10:11 AM EST
      • Landers ca., high desert California
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      your own station

    • January 28, 2021 10:43 AM EST
      • Fort Worth, Texas
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      The price is not too bad, but the daily commute who be pretty expensive from Ft. Worth, Texas



    • January 28, 2021 1:18 PM EST
      • Fort Myers Beach & Annapolis, Florida & Maryland
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      Stations in the UK often had a house attached for the use of the stationmaster. After Dr Beeching closed the branch lines, many of them became private homes, and some extended themselves into the old railway section - like the waiting rooms.  Some still have the old railway bits, like this one has - and some even have a railway running past the platform.


      When I was at school in the 1960s, my friend's father was a VP at the NE division of British Rail, so when they started closing the lines, he got to buy one, at Constable Burton.  I spent many weekends with my pal at the station, wandering down the line to the dairy farm, etc. No electricity, so gas lamps only! It's now on the Wensleydale line, which is attempting to restore the railway all the way to Hawes. The station building was demolished in 1980.




    • February 7, 2021 3:14 PM EST
      • Kansas City, US-KS
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      Nice patio for entertaining.  


      The Rock Creek Railway runs mostly D&RGW steam era engines and rolling stock outside on 332 track.  I use NCE 10A DCC with Zimo decoders. 

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