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BTO # 156, Summer 2015
Feature Articles

BTO 156 Cover

All American Railroad Show
All American Railroad Show

German Narrow Gauge
German Narrow Gauge Railroads, Part II


G-Scale layour in BC Canada
Touring a G-Scale layout in BC, Canada


Southern Illinois Train Show
Southern Illinois Train Club at Union Station

Call for Candidates
Call for Candidates - BTO Club Board of Directors Election


Calendar Photo Contest
BTO Club Calendar Photo Contest


Information and order form for the 2016 BTO Club Car.


• Trainfest/2014: Largest Trainfest Ever!
• High Wheeler Train Show
• Father’s Day Model Train Display
• East Coast Large Scale Train Show
• Report from the Nuremberg Toy Fair
and much more...


Sure, jets are fast and economical, but, oh my, what fun we've lost and what leisure we've sacrificed in the race to efficiency. Somehow, stepping onto a plane and zooming across the United States in a matter of hours doesn't hold a candle to the dear, old-fashioned train ride. - Ginger Rogers


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