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  • November 21, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 3,262 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    by Bill Brown & Art Fahie Photos By Art Fahie The engineer of switcher #39 (made by Stewart) stops to share some early morning coffee with the crew of the yard maintenance shed. The vehicles are Mini-Metals from Classic Metal Works. ...
  • July 25, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 2,239 views - 0 comments - 1 like
    "PIGGYBACK" COMBINES ROAD WITH RAIL TRANSPORTATION FOR TRULY MODERN MODEL RAILROADING   Once the purest of "enemies" of rail transportation; the trucking industry is now one of the biggest dollar earners for full-size railroads. ...
  • June 9, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 3,207 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    by Ron Natale & Gary Walton Photos by Gary Walton MT Penn Tower on the SV Main. A Reading Geep, with hack in tow, deadheads back to Carbon County & Northern Junction (CC&N) This is a Reading reroute move on the SV through Mount Penn, P...
  • Invalid date - posted by TrainLife Staff - 7,867 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
        Under the guise of progress, the main concourse of Penn Station disappears beneath a canopy of steel in fall 1985. Sunlight streaming through a myriad of glass panels once made arrivals and departure...
  • Invalid date - posted by Tasha Oates - 5,250 views - 0 comments - 1 like
    By Larry Reynolds Photos by Robert Schleicher Like many others in the hobby, I graduated over the years from stark beginnings to a functioning, miniature transportation system. At first, my interest was in the Reading Railroad. We lived very close to o...
  • Invalid date - posted by John Pestana - 2,226 views - 1 comment - 1 like
    Railmodel Journal, March 2007 Pages 12,13   Jim Dahlberg has recreated the Lehigh River Valley on his 21 x 36-foot layout. We'll have a "Layout Tour" of the complete project but this is his model of the once-active coal barge operations along th...