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  • October 14, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,344 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    N Scale of Nevada, 11510 Sheri-K-Bar, Reno, NV 89511, is shipping these cast metal detail parts (clockwise from upper left): UP02 snowshields for Union Pacific diesels ($9.99/3 pr.) GP-1801 winterization hatch and plow for Life Like GP18...
  • October 11, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,272 views - 0 comments - 1 like
    Bachmann had pre-production models of its GE Dash 8-40CW on display. The model is due at your dealer by Christmas. An SD45 will be next.Accurail is producing a 55-ton USRA steel hopper with a one-piece injection molded plastic body. It will be offered...
  • August 3, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,035 views - 0 comments - 2 likes
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - August 1, 2011 - CSX announced today that a privately-funded $15 million, 34-acre intermodal terminal will be constructed in Louisville, Kentucky. The terminal, which is slated to begin operations in ...
  • July 18, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,238 views - 0 comments - 2 likes
    Trainz Simulator for iPad is now only $0.99 for a limited time. Whether you're a train expert or a newcomer to the hobby, don't miss the opportunity to play with trains for a dollar.  To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Trainz, iTunes has been b...
  • July 11, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,358 views - 1 comment - 0 likes
    The violent storms that tore through Denver late this week flooded basements, stalled cars and even derailed one of the city's smallest hidden treasures. The Platte Valley & Western Model Railroad Club's model train display, located in the basement...
  • July 5, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,250 views - 1 comment - 0 likes
    ALL aboard the South Lopham Express! For the price of £1,850, Ken Hatton is selling his garden railway set: it includes a track that is nearly 200 metres long, and a train which can transport three people at a “steady old pace.” Mr H...
  • June 30, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,048 views - 1 comment - 1 like
    CSX, Public Sector Partners Bring Cleaner Air to New York State CSX, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, New York State Department of Transportation Introduce Ultra-Low Emission Locomotive SELKIRK, N.Y. - June 30, 2011 - Public and private sector re...
  • February 3, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,457 views - 1 comment - 1 like
    By PAT FRIDGEN Echo Pilot A year-round display of model trains adorns the window of Century Inc., 27 E. Baltimore St. The current feature is an O gauge Lionel MTH, one of numerous train sets belonging to H. Duane Kinzer. The Greencastle businessman ha...
  • January 24, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 4,946 views - 1 comment - 0 likes
    The World’s Greatest Toy and Train Collection Now At Sotheby’s -- ‘Secret’ Collection Never Been Seen By the Public -- -- Highlights from The Jerni Collection On View At Sotheby’s Through February 2011 -- -- Entire Colle...
  • January 6, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,998 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    Legendary Steam Locomotive to Tour Winning Route Omaha, Neb., January 04, 2011 – Fans of Union Pacific's legendary steam locomotives will determine the winning tour route in online voting that starts today in the final phase of Union Pacific...