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2020 Convention Derailed - click for details

A special two gondola car set!


2020 gondola set
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Latest Info for the
2020 BTO Club Convention
In Saint Louis



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An additional attraction has been added to the convention!

On Sunday 6/23/19 The Plymouth & Brockton Street Railway will provide a narrated tour of Plymouth in one of their trackless trolleys. The tours will depart the 1620 Hotel at noon, 1p and 2p to coincide with Registration and prior to the opening of the Convention Room. Seating on each tour will be first come, first served and the tour will leave from the rear entrance of the hotel. The 50 minute tour should be a fun and very informative addition to the convention and provide all attendees with a look back into America's history as well as providing a good understanding of the layout of current day Plymouth. This tour is FREE to registered attendees.

2019 BTO Club Convention Car
Special limited-edition Bulk End Flat Car with Tank

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Information on the 2019 BTO Club
Convention in Plymouth Massachusetts

40th Anniversary BTO Club Christmas Caboose - Sold Out

Introducing TWO BTO Club Contests

Kids art contest

Kids Winter Art Contest - see the rules HERE

2019 Photo Contest
Get your trains on the wall - 2019 Photo Contest - click here

FIRST RUN SOLD OUT - 2018 Convention Set Available to Order
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Big Train Operator Club 40th Anniversary Roadside Shanty
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BTO Club 40th Anniversary Shanty
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Big Train Operator Club 40th Anniversary Set!

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BTO Club 40th Anniversary Club Car Set
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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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