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Mike Fox

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Vandalism
« on: July 14, 2014, 11:55:02 PM »
Unfortunately, some kids got bored this weekend and visited MNGRR during the overnight hours...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BFcFQDsuOUI
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Mark Spremulli

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Re: Vandalism
« Reply #1 on: July 15, 2014, 12:51:25 AM »
What the heck is wrong with kids today! Don't they have anything to do. I am very sorry for the situation that MNGRR has found itself, would they accept donations specifically for the cars?

Philip Marshall

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Re: Vandalism
« Reply #2 on: July 15, 2014, 03:23:53 AM »
At least it doesn't sound like they set any cars on fire. That's how Edaville lost B&SR coach 17 (the 'Elthea') back in 1985 I think -- teenage arsonists.

I'm hoping the move to Gray will mean better protection for the rolling stock, from weather and vandalism both.

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Re: Vandalism
« Reply #3 on: July 15, 2014, 04:02:58 AM »
I hope the vandals are apprehended and required to make some form of restitution.  There should be consequences.

My two cents ...
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Re: Vandalism
« Reply #4 on: July 16, 2014, 12:43:01 AM »
Glenn, if caught I agree.
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Re: Vandalism Story updated
« Reply #5 on: July 16, 2014, 11:31:58 AM »
Hi Folks,

An update to the story was posted this morning. 

Go to Link:
http://www.pressherald.com/2014/07/16/vandals-hit-narrow-gauge-rail-cars/


Best Regards,
Glenn