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Model Railroad Display - Askov MN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lenron
N 46° 11.330 W 092° 46.960
15T E 516771 N 5115051
Quick Description: Large model railroad display located at the Pine County History Museum in Askov, MN.
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 6/13/2014 1:43:11 PM
Waymark Code: WMKY8K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
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Long Description:
Displayed in an entire room of its own this model railroad display tells the story of a train's journey from Minneapolis MN to Duluth MN. Based upon an actual rail route the intricate model shows the route from the large city through the rural countryside all the way to the port of Duluth in northern MN. The display captures the city landscape as well as rural and northwoods locations.

Created, built and maintained by the Pine County History Museum Rail Road club, the group is always in search of volunteers, donated materials and research information.
Scale: Unknown

What is the herald of the layout? (Is there a featured railroad line(s) for the layout):
Great Northern/Northern Pacific


What is the theme of the layout?:
Actual Rail Route from Minneapolis MN to Duluth MN


What is the era of the layout? (What time period does the layout depict?):
1950's


Is there an admission fee? If so how much..:
No


Is this location handicap accessible?: Yes

What type of location is this layout found in? ( Museum, Club, Hobby Shop, Business, Manufacturer,..:
Museum


Layout Website: [Web Link]

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