Nickel Plate Road #446 Caboose - Walkersville MD
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 39° 29.136 W 077° 21.342
18S E 297406 N 4373315
Quick Description: The Nickel Plate Road High Speed Service #446 is radio equipped. It is located in the Walkersville Southern Railroad Museum at 34 W. Pennsylvania Ave, Walkersville MD
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 10/17/2021 10:08:59 PM
Waymark Code: WM1550R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member SearchN
Views: 1

Long Description:
From the Walkersville Southern Railroad Museum website below:

"The Walkersville Southern Railroad Museum is dedicated to promoting Maryland’s local railroad heritage. It is located on and around what was once a secondary line of the Pennsylvania Railroad. Housed within an early 20th century commercial building, the museum features a variety of educational exhibits that showcase railroad artifacts and equipment.

MUSEUM EXHIBITS
Our museum features exhibits about the history of Walkersville Southern Railroad (WSRR), its predecessor, the Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR), as well as a brief history of the town of Walkersville.

Our displays include the following railroad artifacts and objects:

Velocipede pump car from the late 1800s

1903 locomotive demonstrator

Front of Baldwin Switcher from the 1940s

Tools used for track work

Children’s area with Thomas wooden trains, games and coloring books

HO model train layout constructed by the late George Wireman, former conductor

Area for viewing videos and reading railroad books"

(visit link)
Current Use:
Display in a museum


Type Of Caboose: Bay Window

Visit Instructions:
Please visit the location of the caboose, brake van, or guard van, provide visit details through photo or narrative.
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Don.Morfe visited Nickel Plate Road #446 Caboose - Walkersville MD 10/18/2021 Don.Morfe visited it