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Old April 15th, 2014, 02:48 AM
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Default Re: Could SFOT offer a Steam tour?

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Originally Posted by Giant12 View Post
I don't think he has ever been repainted, he's held up good because he's kind of protected from the sun and elements on the side there. I think they've only repainted the roundhouse maybe once in the last 20 years and that was without scrapping off the old paint or fixing the dry rot. I've always wondered how that building is still standing or hasn't been damaged by a fire. I would have thought a relight would have sparked off some of the diesel, soot or oil soaked timbers by now. I saw a newbie fireman set the door ablaze once my letting fuel drop on the floor.
And to think most people think he was put there by the sign department!!
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