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New Bern Union Station and surroundings
« on: November 01, 2006, 07:41:05 AM »
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As it appeared in its glory days:
http://members.aol.com/wlhoss/new-bern.jpg

And today:





Some sort of shop:
1940


Today



The wye apparantly went through the building



Much of the track seems to still be there, just buried


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Re: New Bern Union Station and surroundings
« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2006, 08:08:41 AM »
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Looks like a good Eagle Scout project for you .. turn it into a museum ..

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Re: New Bern Union Station and surroundings
« Reply #2 on: November 01, 2006, 10:51:17 AM »
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Looks like a good Eagle Scout project for you .. turn it into a museum ..
I'm 18.
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Re: New Bern Union Station and surroundings
« Reply #3 on: November 01, 2006, 01:26:42 PM »
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K, then make it a public service project ..

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Re: New Bern Union Station and surroundings
« Reply #4 on: November 01, 2006, 08:18:53 PM »
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The locals have been trying for years.  What makes you think I'll get any different results?  Anyway, no one seems to be sure who even owns the place  ???
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Re: New Bern Union Station and surroundings
« Reply #5 on: November 01, 2006, 08:49:30 PM »
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What makes you think I'll get any different results? 

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Re: New Bern Union Station and surroundings
« Reply #6 on: November 02, 2006, 06:37:02 AM »
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Former A&EC shop, now used for NS mow equipment






I wonder what they're all pointing at?


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Re: New Bern Union Station and surroundings
« Reply #7 on: November 02, 2006, 06:37:23 AM »
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Oops
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Re: New Bern Union Station and surroundings
« Reply #8 on: November 02, 2006, 08:30:24 AM »
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Deja vu
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Re: New Bern Union Station and surroundings
« Reply #9 on: November 02, 2006, 05:12:05 PM »
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The locals have been trying for years.  What makes you think I'll get any different results?  Anyway, no one seems to be sure who even owns the place  ???

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