Showing posts from November, 2019

Will Sunset Hill's Illiana Train Society "Bull Moose" Train Garden be ready in 2020

The "Bull Moose" line, three years and counting.      A $52,000.00  Train Garden Project  Unlike typical railroad G-scale modelers  who construct their layout from the ground up, the Society's Building Committee members    Lance Molenda,  Owen Todd,  George Sarver, David Ransom, David Casey and Gary Barneko decided to collect donations  and employ outside construction to move the “Bull Moose Line” model railroad venue to Sunset Hill Farm Park from Samuelson's Greenhouse. In the last twenty-four months the Building Committee     managed  to have sod removed for the “Bull Moose Line”  railroad garden  placement   over the  septic  field  on the east side of Sunset Hill Farm  with manpower and equipment assistance from the county park district  R ather than construct  a Branch Line Passenger station as planned  a 'She Shed" was purchased and moved into place.  Then an outside contract