I Love Railways

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    I Love Railroads But Never Had A Train Set

    i  love railroads but i never had a train set as a child.
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    Oct 1, 2010

    Railways And Me

          Since I can remember I had a thing for the train. I would ride the train from my house to the beach;Almost every house I had lived in was near the tracks.When I would leave on a trip and got held up I would watch the cars go by.Where are they going, have they been...
    justalonelywife justalonelywife
    46-50, F
    Feb 21, 2011

    Well my Father was to blame

    for this as He was a rail-man through and through,an engineer by trade and for hobby a Steam engine man who loved nothing better than visiting the various working steam museums and rail lines still in existance. Well I love to find these little railways some miniture,some...
    thecarer thecarer
    51-55, M
    Jan 27, 2014

    Can You Beat 'em?

    I've always had a lifelong affiliation with railroads and railways. From when I was a little kid I loved trains right from the start. I got hooked on a British television show called "Thomas the Tank Engine" and Friends", more commonly and also incorrectly referred to as "Thomas...
    MeadowsofHeaven MeadowsofHeaven
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Jul 3, 2009

    They've Got My Heart!

    The first train trip I remember was for an hour and a half, and it was in the English countryside on a trip to London when I was a kid. I loved it because we weren't around cars, and the scenery was so pretty with out so many cars to interrupt. I've been on trains through the...
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 9, 2011

    I walking down disused railways

    and seeing the old buildings along them. I also enjoy seeing large goods yards and traveling by train.
    sroonaka616 sroonaka616
    Apr 29, 2015

    For 65 Years Or More I Have Loved Them

    It started with toy trains. Then as I got older and had more experience with the real thing I took notice. The trains we rode for vacations.The trains that ran just the other side of the bushes from the local park. The steam engines flying by their fireboxes glowing. The...
    MPsslavetommy MPsslavetommy
    70+, M
    Apr 12, 2010
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