Discussion of the L&NR railroad for the period 1868-1961 at its inclusion in the Central of New Jersey. Also includes predecessors South Mountain and Boston Railroad, Pennsylvania, Poughkeepsie and New England Railroad, and others.
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Was there ever any company that made ALCO FAs in L&NE paint? I've seen LNE rolling stock and maybe an occasional steam loco, but never any FAs. The only ones I've seen have been custom paint jobs. Too much of a niche thing for mass production, I guess?
"Don't open the gates!! Who the hell needs a wooden horse that size anyway?!?!"
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Weaver did them in "O" scale", many years ago.
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Life-Like/Proto did them in HO
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I believe the protos are fa-2's and the l&ne had fa-1's as I recall.
Why do we drive on parkways and park in driveways?
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Life-Like also did them in N Scale. I have an ABBA set. They'll pull the paint off a wall.
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Walthers made decals for HO L&NE FAs. I made a nice one without much trouble. But that was probably 30 years ago so have no idea if the decals are still available.