The upright side plates, unfortunately, must have been stripped and repainted. They do not appear to have any of the original paint left underneath. These will have to get repainted to best match the original paint and art work, as well as all the wheels from the going and strike trains.
Stay tuned for more updates. Here are some pictures for everyone to enjoy!
Close-ups of the Going Train Clean-up Details. Still lots to do!
Some of the original components from Allen that have been cleaned up and prepped for restoration and re-paint.