Gotthard Base Tunnel – Big Bigger Biggest| National Geographic documentary HD

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Feb 092016
 

The Gotthard Base Tunnel (GBT) is a railway tunnel through the Alps in Switzerland expected to open on 2 June 2016.[4][5] With a route length of 57 km (35.4 mi) and a total of 151.84 km (94.3 mi) of tunnels, shafts and passages,[3] it will be the world’s longest and deepest traffic tunnel[6] and the first flat low-level route through the Alps.

2015 L.&.D.M.R. Elections

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Feb 012016
 

On Thursday January 28th a new L.&.D.M.R. Executive was elected. The results are as follows…

President – Steve Coppin (Webmaster)
Secretary – Eric Potter (Club Layout Coordinator)
Treasurer – Don Hudson
Executive Director – Don McClellan (Out of Town Show Coordinator)
Executive Director – Wayne Lamb (L.&.D.M.R. Annual Show Coordinator)
Executive Director – Doug Smith (Assistant to L.&.D.M.R. Annual Show Coordinator)
2015 Auditors – Harold Lance and Doug Smith

Russ Moore (1946 to 2015)

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Dec 202015
 

Russ Moore, President of The Lindsay and District Model Railroaders

In memory of Russ Moore

Passed away on Thursday December 18, 2015

Russ Moore, a 40-year Lindsay resident and a Kawartha Lakes Police officer in Lindsay for 31 years, died early Friday (Dec. 18) morning, leaving behind quite the legacy locally.

Russ retired as a senior constable. He was a passionate model railroader He was president of the Lindsay and District Model Railroaders and served on several other community groups including the Victoria County Historical Association and the Heritage Victoria Committee of Council.

Obituary for Russell “Russ” Moore

Russ with Memorial Park Trains

Remembering the rails: The last steam train through Lindsay

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Oct 222013
 

The conductor of the last steam train through Lindsay and a train historian reflect on the last days of the rail in Lindsay Read the article

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