Contrast the above with "today" and you'll find that MUCH of it is now gone: Many structures, much track, entire railroads, etc. Alas, the West Bottoms district today is an empty shell of what it was when I first became acquainted with it right at 60 years ago. One of the key elements is the railroad running through a brick canyon. If there was any problem with the plan that I could see is that you have a railroad against a brick cliff. It needs one or two places where the railroad runs through a "canyon".
Shop for HO and N scale model trains while enjoying actual trains on Union Pacific’s main line just outside. Doc’s Caboose offers more than just model trains; find PineCar, plastic car, ship and armor kits, magazines, books, tools, unique railroad logo T-Shirts, and other Kansas City related gifts. Aug 14, 2011 · My concept was to model a small industrial yard in the West Bottoms that was part of a larger KC area railroad. This primary railroad would switch customers on their tracks in the modeled portion of the West Bottoms area, while other KC railroads could come onstage and set-out/pick-up into, and out of, the small yard of the host railroad via.
Welcome to Doc's Caboose, Kansas City's premiere model train store since 2002! We specialize in HO and N scale model trains and accessories. Hours: 10:00 - 5:00 Tuesday - Friday. 9:00 - 4:00 Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday. Doc's Caboose is located in the West Bottoms area of Kansas City, Missouri. Click here for a Map to Doc's Caboose. Aug 07, 2011 · Hi All!I had a couple requests to post some pics and info about my KC Lines West Bottoms layout that I'm slooowly building in S scale. I'm more than happy to oblige. Please ovelook the poor quality of the pics (my model photography skills are not.