Joy Rides

It’s That Magical Time Of Year To Enjoy The Many Holiday Train Gardens On The Shore
CAMBRIDGE
CAMBRIDGE RESCUE FIRE CO.
December 1-30; Weeknights: 6-9 p.m. Weekends: 1-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m.
The holiday-themed train garden features little towns, industrial areas, rural areas, scenic areas and several emergency rescue displays. The display, now in its 82nd year,

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Labor Of Love

The Del-Mar-Va Model Railroad Club Works Year-Round To Showcase Its Collection Of Trains With The Community
John Baldwin joked that he was “railroaded” into overseeing the committee tasked with putting on the Del-Mar-Va Model Railroad Club’s 34th Annual Holiday Open House in Delmar. It’s a yearlong project that was placed in his capable hands two months ago.

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Engineering Success

Craig Thomas Turned His Hobby Into The Largest Train Store In Southern Delaware
“Every day is like Christmas” at SeaSide Hobbies on Daisey Street in Ocean View, according to its owner, Craig Thomas — yet it’s Thanksgiving Day he looks forward to most each year. This was the day when Craig and his father shared their fondest hobby together: assembling and running a fully functioning train set that spanned nearly half their living room.

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On The Right Track

The Delaware Seaside Railroad Club Powers The Passions Of Model Train Collecting
Train enthusiasts travel back in time more than a century as model trains of many shapes and sizes, dating back to the 1880s, travel around five uniquely breathtaking layouts inside the Delaware SeaSide Railroad Club in Dagsboro. Nearly every inch of the 2,000-square-foot building is filled with history right at your fingertips.

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