Coal Storage Facility
Railroad Model Craftsman 1973-09
Structures - Trackside
The author converted a gondola into a yard coal storage bin by cutting it in half, adding a fake bottom, and several details. Prototype and model photos included.
Winch-type Car Puller
Railroad Model Craftsman 1976-07
Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
This brief article contains prototype information about a machine used to move cars in the yard when a locomotive is not available. Includes prototype photos and a model photo using a non-operating part from a marine winch made by Model Shipways.