Circus Trains to be Historical Meeting Topic

Local model train enthusiast Rick Lach will speak on how railroads used for circus purposes have affected transportation of large equipment and sparked innovations in travel. He is Past Superintendent of Division 3, National Model Railroad Association, based in Dayton OH. The NMRA has 18 divisions all over the world; the Miami Valley Division website is, and has lots of information about model railroading in the area.

Everyone is welcome to attend this free program. Light refreshments will be served. Masks are encouraged for all attendees.

For further information about the Greene County Ohio Historical Society or its programs, please contact them at 937-372-4606 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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CAPTION: 1936 Cole Bros circus train; original photo found online at

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