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Amherst Railway Society
Meeting Notice

November 18, 2014

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Meeting Announcement

The next meeting of the Amherst Railway Society will be at 7:30 pm, Tuesday, November 18, 2014, at the Amherst Regional Middle School Auditorium.

"Military Transportation by Railroad
Prototype and Model Railroads"

by Neil A. Gage, Jr.

Mr. Gage will give a power point presentation of prototype practices for transporting military equipment by railroad. A 1941 document by the Association of Aerican Railroads with Rules Governing the Loading of Commodities on Open Top Cars Special Supplement containing Rules Governing the Loading of Mechanized and Motorized Equipment transported by the Ground Armed Forces will be the core of his talk. Prototype photographs from 1940's to 1980's will be shown with possibilities for modeling the prototype in many scales.

Amherst Railway Society
Railroad Hobby Show
will be
January 24 & 25, 2015
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P. O. Box 2351
Amherst, MA 01004-2351

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