Factory era question

Discussion in 'Trackside Photos & Details' started by UP SD40-2, Apr 8, 2007.

  1. UP SD40-2

    UP SD40-2 Senior Member

    i plan on modeling (mostly)from 1969-79. i was born in 65, but I'll be darned if i can remember if these steel buildings were around then:oops:. can anyone PLEASE help:). THANKS!:D -Deano View attachment 36424

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  2. santafewillie

    santafewillie Member

    I work in a building very similar to this that was built in 1961.
  3. UP SD40-2

    UP SD40-2 Senior Member

    thats FANTASTIC!!!:thumb: THANKS WILLIE!!!:D i have a couple of these buidings, and was wondering if they would work. :D -Deano
  4. brakie

    brakie Active Member

    Deano,Those types of building started showing up in the late 50s.
  5. UP SD40-2

    UP SD40-2 Senior Member

    WOW!, THANKS LARRY!:D i have one of those already built, and enough parts to make a background building:thumb:. that will save me a little money being able to use them;).
    :D -Deano
  6. brakie

    brakie Active Member

    Just for fun..When I was around 10 I recall a new industrial park in Columbus being built and the older folk talking about the "box factories" being built in the new industrial area- industrial area was the common phrase back then for a new industrial park-and how these new buildings look cheap and dangerous to work in.sign1

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