My Library - Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - G

Is Garden Railroading for Serious Modelers?

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1990-10
Page:
82
Author:
Russ Reinberg
Scale:
G
Description:
The author describes how he built a Gn3 layout in the backyard. This particular article compares modeling in HO to that of garden railroading, covering the differences between the two.

Ted Greeno's Southwest & Western RR

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1996-06
Page:
65
Author:
Mary Barstow
Scale:
G
Description:
This fantasy theme park like layout is in a 900-square foot greenhouse, and features four separate levels. Despite whimsical, the layout is fully scenicked, detailed, and features lit buildings.

The Colorado & Western's Gn3 Division

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1992-02
Page:
72
Author:
Barry Bogs
Scale:
G
Description:
Photographed by Bob Werre, Barry's Houston, Texas indoor G scale layout is the focus of this article. The layout is built into an attic. The article includes lots of layout photos, and a track plan.

The Consolidated Republic Mining Railroad

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2008-12
Page:
52
Author:
Paul Scoles
Scale:
G
Description:
This L-shaped layout features a 1:32 scale tram railroad built by Greg Wright. This unique scale requires a lot of scratchbuilding (including the engines), but that was exactly what the owner wanted. Includes a trackplan and many close-up photos.

Visiting New York Central's Big Four Division

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-02
Page:
42
Author:
Noel Widdifield
Scale:
G
Description:
A large two-room, double-track 1:29 indoor layout, modeling the NYC around 1954. He maintains his own web site.