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BTO # 128, Summer 2008 Feature Articles

In this issue...

A close-up look at three of the layouts featured in the 2008 BTO Calendar

Pittsburgh Garden Railway Society
An outdoor layout at the Phipps Conservatory

South Africa Train Tour - Bob Newsom’s report on the Rovos Rail

Steam Trains at Walt Disney World
Back stage tour of the four Baldwin narrow gauge engines.



A Report on the East Coast Large Scale Train Show by Ralph Wilcox

Information on entering your photos for the 2009 BTO Calendar

Dave Snow’s report on the demographics of the BTOC

You better do something, you idiot, because in ten minutes you're going to have two hundred tons of locomotive smashing through Central Station on its way to Marshall Field's. - Chief Donaldson: Silver Streak (1976)


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