Friday, June 26, 2015
All Hail the Combine!
I had the pleasure of attending an event at Walt's Barn in Griffith Park on Saturday. Although the focus was on a new display celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the Disneyland Railroad, I was most excited to finally see the Combine in person. For those not familiar with what a combine is, it's a combination (thus the name) passenger and freight coach.
The one on display near the Barn gave many years of faithful service to Disneyland guests.
And it looks brand-spanking new!
It was such a treat to be able to board this historic coach.
The section for freight:
To put things in perspective, here are a few vintage 1950's images showing the Combine in service at Disneyland:
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