KEVIN MINGORA / THE MORNING CALL
January 14, 2012
John DiFilippo 3, of Middleport, watches a trolley zip by him at the Old Mauch Chunk Model Train Display in Jim Thorpe Saturday afternoon. The H.O. train display measures 47 x 22 feet with over 200 structures including the PP&L tower and many other Lehigh valley structures and a large stadium. There are thirteen mainlines measuring 1,087 feet of track. The display will be open on Sunday from 12:00 to 5:00 pm and After 26 years in the Hooven Mercantile Building in downtown Jim Thorpe the train display will be closing it's doors for good at this location. The Old Mauch Chunk Model Train Display will be looking for a new location.