The Chesapeake and Ohio Historical Society presents George Washington’s Train Show Feb. 15 and 16 at the Clifton forge Armory, 724 Commercial Avenue, Clifton Forge, VA and the C&O Railway Heritage Center, 705 East Main Street, Clifton Forge, VA. Hours are Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday Noon to 4 p.m. Admission is $5 per person and includes admittance to the C&O Railway Heritage Center.
Show will feature: An Interactive Model Layout with Thomas Cab and train Racing brought to you by the Atlantic Coast S Gaugers; Model & Railroad Memorabilia Vendors; On Site American Flyer and Lionel Repair; Great Food; Thomas The Tank Mascot and Railroad Antiques for sale and free antique appraisals by Micky Cash.
There will be a book signing by Author Dale Payne. His books include: Fayette County – The Early Years Late 1800’s to the Early 1900’s; The Mine War 1912-1913 on Cabin Creek & Paint Creek; West Virginia Company Stores, and the latest, A Journey Home – A Historic and Photographic Tour of Soulhern West Virginia; and Thomas W Dixon Jr., C&O Historical Society Founder, Chief Historian and author of over 40 railroad books and hundreds of historical articles. And much more!