"once upon a time.."

Discussion in 'Getting Started' started by Virginian, Apr 1, 2001.

  1. Virginian

    Virginian Member

    Once upon a time...
  2. Dave Flinn

    Dave Flinn Member

    three railfans went to visit...
  3. wt&c

    wt&c Guest

    .. Cranberry grade, on the WV/MD border...

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  4. Voice

    Voice Member

    not too far from..
  5. Biggerhammer

    Biggerhammer Member

    ...a bridge over a deep chasm called ...
  6. Virginian

    Virginian Member

    'The Lost Brakeman's gorge'
  7. N Gauger

    N Gauger 1:20.3 Train Addict

    The "Gorge" was interesting not only for the legend of "The Lost Brakeman" but in the fact that it was.......
  8. wt&c

    wt&c Guest

    bridge shared by the RF&P, The B&O and the OR&E (ancestor of A&A Co.)

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    www.a&a.77th.com/
    The Appalachian & Atlantic Railroad
    "QUALITY at WORK with SAFTEY in MIND"
  9. Woodie

    Woodie Active Member

    ...... and being from their ancestral age, built the bridge out of...........
  10. Dave Flinn

    Dave Flinn Member

    timbers and toothpicks...
  11. Drew1125

    Drew1125 Active Member

    Popcicle sticks, coffee stirs, & in later years was reinforced with....
  12. wt&c

    wt&c Guest

    ....papercl
  13. Woodie

    Woodie Active Member

    ..... strings and ceiling wax and other fancy stuff.... So Puff the Magic Loco...
  14. N Gauger

    N Gauger 1:20.3 Train Addict

    ...who lived by the Gorge, decided to take a little trip, across the bridge and around the hills & dales all the way to...........
  15. Woodie

    Woodie Active Member

    .... all bound for Moo Moo Land... Moo Moo Land... They're justified and their ancient. and they like to roam the land..... (KLF and Tammy Winette, Last Train to Trans-Central for the reference!) TOOT TOOT..
    They're justified and they're ancient and they ......
  16. Drew1125

    Drew1125 Active Member

    movin' down the line...
  17. Virginian

    Virginian Member

    a-switchin' and a swayin' up and back and down and around 'til, low and behold he...
  18. Drew1125

    Drew1125 Active Member

    saw, right there, sittin' on the main line was a...
  19. Woodie

    Woodie Active Member

    .... damsel in distress, tied to the track. "My gosh" she screamed. "It's a....
  20. wt&c

    wt&c Guest

    OR&E 2-6-0T!!!

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    NARA Member #8
    www.a&a.77th.com/
    The Appalachian & Atlantic Railroad
    "QUALITY at WORK with SAFTEY in MIND"

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