Over time, the area evolved into a specialized loading/unloading area served by road and rail. The volume of local business determined the kind of equipment found in and around the team track, and many railroads added a gantry crane and loading ramps to serve additional customers.
Both versions of the kit are complete with a Concrete End-of-Track Ramp, a Medium-Duty Overhead Gantry Crane, a Trackside Wooden Loading/Unloading Ramp, Hopper Unloader & Conveyor, plus a Clerk's Office.
This versatile kit can be used with any HO Scale depot or freight station, and most industries from the 1920s to the 1980s. It's a great value, complete with a small Trackside Office, positionable Gantry Crane for handling big loads, a large Ramp for moving items like automobiles or machinery, and a portable Conveyor for loading and unloading coal, grain and other bulk items. One of the busiest spots along the line, it can also be a destination for virtually any freight car