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 www.modelraildayton.com, 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.
CAPTION: 1936 Cole Bros circus train; original photo found online at www.thecircusblog.com