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Railroad exhibit open house at Lincoln Park

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You will have the opportunity to go through the railroad exhibit that includes the last steam locomotive built at the Lima Locomotive Works. You will have the opportunity to go through the railroad exhibit that includes the last steam locomotive built at the Lima Locomotive Works.
The exhibit also houses some rare railroad pieces and you can tour a wooden caboose and executive train car. The exhibit also houses some rare railroad pieces and you can tour a wooden caboose and executive train car.

If you are a train enthusiast or just like history you will want to be in Lincoln Park this Saturday.

You will have the opportunity to go through the railroad exhibit that includes the last steam locomotive built at the Lima Locomotive Works. The exhibit also houses some rare railroad pieces and you can tour a wooden caboose and executive train car.

"There's a private car, number 5, which also dates from 1882 to 1883, and this was for the railroad executives and you couldn't buy a ticket to ride in this car, you never could. This was only, you had to be a railroad official or an invited guest to ride in that car," said Wayne York, The John H. Keller Fund.

The open house will be this Saturday, October 13, 2018, from noon to 3 p.m. sponsored by the John H. Keller Fund. Along with the open house, a rail excursion from Springfield, Ohio, will be rolling into Lincoln Park to visit the exhibit and the Allen County Museum.

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