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Modeling Secondhand Parlor Cars for the LIRR

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2013-11
Page:
58
Category:
Passenger Cars
Scale:
HO
Description:
In 1961 the LIRR bought 26 heavy-weight parlor car from its parent the PRR. These were re-painted. Some PRR-leased cars were also used (kept in the PRR color scheme). The author describes how he modeled them using Walthers' cars. Includes LIRR and PRR prototype photos, and a couple of completed model photos.