Re: Box cars on your layout

Anthony Thompson <thompson@...>

Jerry Michels wrote:
On another topic, the discussion about box cars on the layout seems to center on what was on the mainline of major railroads. I take it that a branch line or short line would have a very different makeup.
Precisely, Jerry. That's why the Gilbert-Nelson approach is SPECIFICALLY for mainline railroads. As you say, short lines and terminating branches are likely to be way different.

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