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- RAILBUSES ! - I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII, XIII, XIV, XV, XVI, XVII, XVIII -
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Bernd: so thiis is the long lost inspirational prototype for the Atlas Turbo Express:


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It's not Bennings' Railplane, but Pullman's.

There is a lot more interesting stuff at this site. Just follow the links next to "home". Jose.



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Jose,

I remember seeing those ads. Never bought one though.

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My IPad won't let me post photos on this website but if you follow the link below you'll find a Mane 2 foot rail bus photo on a postcard. I think it looks pretty darn cool.

http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_Q6rcO3IYOWM/TMIUHacf3eI/AAAAAAAAAIs/BOASlTadn3g/s1600/BH+RY+Railbus006.jpg



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Before anybody thinks that I ran out of them, here are some more:
1937 DR open coach


1937 NH steam railcar


Power truck from the above railcar


1940 Sewell railcar


1947 "streamlined" French railcars. Ever seen a jalousie-type windshield?.


1950 Mack


 1950 DB convertible railbus


From the Isle of Sylt. I find it real neat:


1959 SNCF. Jouef made (makes?) an HO scale version.


1967 LIRR railbus


And tha't all folks!. More next time. Jose.

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I love that 1940 Sewell. There's some real craftsmanship just in the "cowcatcher". The vehicle's overall look is reminiscent of a classic streamlined steam locomotive.



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Very moooooooodern !

Wot no rust ?

The hell with the rust !

5 MOOSES !!!!!

All the best.

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More...

Kent and East Sussex line at Roveldon:
















Lotsa wheels:





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I like that first pix. Family going for what looks like a Sunday ride. Was going to say in England, but the Driver and Conductor don't look English --at least back in that era. But the water tank looks right. Perhaps a place like India, where English influence was heavy.
Wherever--that Ford is a real ''scorcher'' I'll bet. All those windows mean lots of seats, and even though most are empty today, that old girl can't be geared to do more than 10 MPH---If that.

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Luvin' that silver-streamliner...

..,with the green go-fast stripe !

That 'homegrown' link-n-pin...

...could come in handy !

***** Jose !

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