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User video: John Brennan's Chicago, Peoria & Western Canton Branch

Check out scenes on this HO scale model railroad
Owner: John Brennan
Prototype Modeled: Interchange with EJ&E, IC , CB&Q
Reporting Marks: CP&W
Layout Era: Sept. 1940
Theme: Midwestern
Scale: HO

The railroad is an overlay of the CB&Q from Chicago staging to Galesburg staging. There are 23 trains scheduled in three-hour session on a 4 to 1 fast clock. Power is almost exclusively steam, most with sound. An 11-person crew is needed for an operating session.

Video by Bill Fagan.

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