Hilton & Mears Edits

New York Rome’ance…

New York, New York, there is just something special about classic shortline railroading in the region. Smoking Alco’s and infrastructure that has seen better days, ex-mainline low slung GP9s crawling along uneven grass infested trackage. Whilst sharing video on the Mohawk Adirondack and Northern’s Boonville switch with James he commented on the model-ability of both… Read More ›

Capturing a moment

I recently came across an interesting photo book whilst shopping for something else and to meet the minimum order requirement added it to the basket. Sometimes taking a punt on something like this really pays off as a window, a time capsule into another world. I’m always drawn by the idea of a down at… Read More ›

thursday afternoon

Were not these branchline memories themselves a sign of our own changing humanity? Held in our stories with the fondness of memory like a great aunt we look forward to visiting from a village we haven’t lived in for a long time. Their lives lived every day. Not just on special tween times that reunite… Read More ›

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