Oct 01

Life sized Lionel Train, Southern Pacific engine at Monterey St.

Choo choo Toy manufacturers are making things more realistic all the time...or could it be real? It looks just like the Southern Pacific crossing above Monterey Street. ©Thom Halls/Telegram-Tribune published Jan 22, 1977

RAILFANS—The Central Coast Railroad Festival is coming Oct. 4-8, 2012. Events include five rail excursions and a first ever open house for the new San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum.

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