Milepost 916 Like a lot of model railroaders, I'm a member of various Yahoo groups that feature news & other goodies about other railroads. One of the more active groups is the Baltimore & Ohio group and that group is the source of today's ramblings. I initially joined the B&O [...]
Sat, Jan 24, 2015
Source: Right of Way
Raylan Givens: I think the question you should ask is whether I care if you ride out of here cuffed in the back of my car or get carried out of here in a coroner's bag. The answer is me and dead owls don't give a hoot. One of my [...]
Thu, Jan 22, 2015
Source: Schaadt in the Dark
Milepost 915 Back at Milepost 911, I shared with you a couple of photos from a friend that showed the old wooden interlocking tower in Arcadia, Ohio. Well, you know me & interlocking towers... besides, this one looks like an easy one so as of now, i'm planning on [...]
Wed, Jan 21, 2015
Source: Right of Way
Milepost 914 Back at Milepost 902 (December 13), I had posted a sketch of Hancock County and some of the old railroads that traveled through the area. I got a nice note from a reader with some additional details about some of the places that were mentioned there. [...]
Sun, Jan 18, 2015
Source: Right of Way
Milepost 913 As I have shared so many times in the past, it is really great to have a small circle of modeling friends to mutually share work with. From time to time, I've talked about the Pirates, a group of about a dozen guys that have a loose [...]
Thu, Jan 15, 2015
Source: Right of Way
When one editor asked if I was taking last Monday off to watch my Ohio State Buckeyes play for the top prize, suspicion grew. Did he want me gone for that day, or, as a general rule, gone most days? Should I stay at home that day and nervously bounce off the [...]
Thu, Jan 15, 2015
Source: Schaadt in the Dark
Milepost 912 OK, let's face it; it has happened to all of us at one time or another. Your well-meaning & lovely Aunt Myrtle just "had" to get you something for your layout but it flat-out doesn't "fit" with what you are modeling. Maybe it's a cute 4-4-0 [...]
Mon, Jan 12, 2015
Source: Right of Way
Arcadia Tower
Milepost 911 Quite some time ago in one of my posts, I mentioned the things that are in photos that are not the main subject matter. I shared a photo of an NKP caboose with no cupola that was caught in the background of a steam engine shot and [...]
Fri, Jan 09, 2015
Source: Right of Way
I'll give you all I've got to give If you say you love me too I may not have a lot to give But what I've got I'll give to you - the Beatles It scares me when I arrive at an idea that no one else has [...]
Thu, Jan 08, 2015
Source: Schaadt in the Dark
Milepost 910 Back at Milepost 898, I told about doing some research into what Marathon (Ohio Oil back then) delivery trucks looked like back in the 1950s. After completing the truck, I sent it to my NKPHTS acquaintance Tony Koester for use on his NKP layout of the Third Sub-division [...]
Tue, Jan 06, 2015
Source: Right of Way
Donald E. Miller Jr , right, appears in Hancock County Probate Court Tuesday, October 8, 2013. (Randy Roberts/The Courier) Story [...]
Wed, Oct 09, 2013
Source: Randys Seen
Marine Corps League Color Guard members Jim Baker, left ,Don Beichler, Larry DeVelvis and Kyle Ford present the colors during opening ceremonies of the Findlay Exchange Club's display of 300 U.S. flags on Thursday at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1701 Tiffin Ave. This “Flags4Soldiers” field is in recognition of [...]
Fri, Sep 20, 2013
Source: Randys Seen
Madison Mains tries to get her reserve champion market gilt hog in position for pictures during the livestock sale Monday at the Hancock County Fair.(Randy Roberts/The Courier) Photo Gallery [...]
Tue, Sep 03, 2013
Source: Randys Seen
HAIRY SITUATION The senior football players don mustaches during picture day at the school Friday morning. (Randy Roberts/The Courier) [...]
Fri, Aug 09, 2013
Source: Randys Seen
Tweeter Natale and his grandfather Bill Natale, of East Sparta,Ohio, at the Seneca County Fair IPRA Broken Horn Rodeo Thursday night (Randy Roberts/The Courier) Fair Gallery [...]
Fri, Jul 26, 2013
Source: Randys Seen


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