My Favourite Prince Street

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“Yup, that’s the new railroad. The locomotives aren’t their’s but they seem like they’re trying.” He’s smiling and looks just a little proud and I guess he’s been around long enough to remember the big railroad at its prime and… Read More ›

the wing.

Mike Cougill wrote a fascinating article on reducing the weight of benchwork and I thought: If we separate the structure we create to support the model railroad from the structure we create within its body we can tailor their design… Read More ›

Wright’s Cove

This started with a post on the Atlantic Rails Facebook group. I wanted to learn more about National Gypsum’s gypsum unloading operation at Wright’s Cove. As a model railroader interested in design I have long believed this subject would be… Read More ›

Down. On its knees.

00:01 Built in 1958, fmnut filmed TVA number F3060 at work in 1996 and introduces this film with this description: The last 6-axle FM built in the US was also the last to operate. Purchased new in 1958, this H16-66… Read More ›