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There are not many landmark buildings that can be used in conjunction with an O-Gauge layout. For the most part, they must be custom built. As an example, Bill Webb has commissioned Harry Hieke to build a Roanoke Train Station that is now under construction. We have several as Department 56 has produced many landmark buildings that fit nicely into our NYC theme.

Please post photos of your landmark buildings.

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While not a landmark here the States, Miltenberg is one of the best preserved half timbered towns in northern Bayern and is a big tourist destination for those visiting the Frankfurt/Wiesbaden area.

Kibri makes an entire line of replica buildings of Miltenberg and this is one of those buildings.





The actual building is on the left. The Kibri series includes the two building to the right and another set of buildings not pictured here.

 
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Michael, beautiful building, and this thread is not limited to the USA. Hope Wood chimes in with his custom built Banff Hotel.

Emile, one of my favorites. Really lights so well.
 

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Michael, beautiful building, and this thread is not limited to the USA. Hope Wood chimes in with his custom built Banff Hotel.
Wow those are some amazing buildings.

Brian I love the view behind the Grand Central Terminal. It is a perfect skyline with the Empire State towering over the city and backgrounded by the wall drawings of city landscape. Excellent shot.

My contribution is a scratch built rendition of the famous Banff Springs Hotel in Banff Alberta, CA. This was built in 1888 by William Cornelius Van Horne, of the Canadian Pacific Railroad. Upgraded multiple times and still active today.

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Original build:

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Current appearance:

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A MASTERPIECE, Wood. Any one of us would be proud to have that model on our layout and you built it from scratch.
 
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Great job Wood! Masterpiece really is the best word to describe it. World Class!

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The first two photos are of the Stegmaier Brewing facility in Wilkes-Barre PA., established in 1857. It is one of the oldest breweries in the country. The oldest being Yuengling in Pottsville about an hour south. The other is the CNJ passenger station directly across the street. Both are historic landmarks. The brewery now houses he Social Security offices.
 

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Achievement... for most people that would be the crown jewel!

Gotta admit that your current project is really interesting. A journey to the forgotten end of the cityscape with Andre as your guide. It will be a lot of fun.
 
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