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The Train Shed (1996–2014)

Contributed by Aidan Nester on Sep 8th, 2018. Artwork published in .
    The Train Shed (1996–2014) 1
    Source: http://www.lucysweet.com Lucy Sweet. License: All Rights Reserved.

    The Train Shed was an official Thomas & Friends based theme park in Luddenham, a suburb of Sydney, Australia. From 1996 to 2014, it operated a 7.25″ gauge miniature railway. — Thomas & Friends Wiki

    Their logo used the Balloon typeface, in red, enclosed in a cartouche.

    After 16 years, 250,000 visitors and a million train rides, Thomas choo-chooed out of the station at The Train Shed in Luddenham for the last time. — The Daily Telegraph, October 2014

    The Train Shed (1996–2014) 2
    Source: https://www.scoopon.com.au License: All Rights Reserved.
    Balloon is used not only for the logo, but also appears on signs.
    Source: https://www.flickr.com wulala.rm. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Balloon is used not only for the logo, but also appears on signs.

    The Train Shed (1996–2014) 4
    Source: https://www.flickr.com wulala.rm. License: All Rights Reserved.
    The Train Shed (1996–2014) 5
    Source: http://tinytimes.com The {Tiny} Times. License: All Rights Reserved.

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