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Dogzilla meets Gilbert 21085

December 30th, 2008 · No Comments

Crashing trains into each other is for little kids. Big kids use their trains to tease their dog! Dante my 120 pound Great Dane enjoys watching my grandson and I run an American Flyer 21085 around the layout.

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The Great Locomotive Chase

May 19th, 2008 · No Comments

The General – The Southern Museum – Kennesaw, GA. I recently visited The Southern Museum at Kennesaw, GA where the steam engine from The Great Locomotive Chase is on display. Click on the above image to see Panoramic Photos of the exhibit. From Wikipedia – “The Great Locomotive Chase or Andrews’ Raid was a military [...]

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Suncoast American Flyer Enthusiasts Album

April 27th, 2008 · No Comments

MyFlyerTrains.org welcomes the Suncoast American Flyer Enthusiasts who have uploaded many interesting photos to the photo Albums section of this website. (Click the above photo!) You can get your free photo album for hosting your own train photos, just by asking. Unlike most photo sites, pictures can be as large and numerous as you care [...]

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Lionel Big Boy on Flyer Radius Track

February 21st, 2008 · 1 Comment

Another tidbit from the S-List quotes Lionel as having said that the new Lionel Big Boy engine will in fact run on standard 20 inch Flyer radius track. This is great news, but it will still mean that I have to carve up some of my mountains and tunnels to get the engine around my [...]

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Union Pacific #4014

February 8th, 2008 · No Comments

The prototype for the new Lionel S gauge Big Boy, Union Pacific #4014, now resides at the Los Angeles County Fairplex in Pomona, CA. You can find out more about the rich history of this engine at the website of the Southern California Chapter of the Railway and Locomotive Society.

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Register Today!

January 17th, 2008 · No Comments

Under Admin, click register in order to get your password for the new features at MyFlyerTrains.org. This password / username does NOT replace the password / username that you use in the Photo Album section of the website. This is your chance to get in early so register today! Thanks, Chuck

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