Realistic Locomotive Assignments
Model Railroader 1996-10
The author followed prototype practices for operating his layout (featured in the August 1994 issue of Model Railroader). The article covers the research he did and has many photos of his layout.
The Reading Lines
Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-12
Layouts - HO - Large
This point-to-point layout set in 1955 attempts to adhere to the Reading Railroad's operating standards. In additional to prototype information, this article covers construction, scenery, equipment, and operation.