My Library - Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - 4-6-2

Missouri-Kansas-Texas Pacifics

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1985-11
Page:
92
Author:
Gordon Odegard
Description:
The author describes the MKT H-3 Pacific engines and the article includes prototype photos, scale drawings, and notes on how it might be modeled in HO.

Modeling Northern Pacific Trains 57 and 58

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1987-10
Page:
72
Author:
Jim Morin
Scale:
HO
Description:
Number 57 left Duluth with the North Coast Limited and returned as number 58. The author started with Model Power's USRA Light Pacific. Article includes model and prototype photos, scale drawings and detail close-ups.

New Machinery for a Damaged Brass Pacific

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1985-10
Page:
96
Author:
Jim Hoffman
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author describes how he replaced the frame and mechanism of a badly-behaving brass locomotive with Bowser parts.

Norfolk & Western's Class E2 no. 578

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1977-08
Page:
65
Author:
Thomas D. Dressler
Description:
This article about the N&W 4-6-2 includes the large fold-out of the scaled drawings of this engine. Also included are several prototype photos.

One Hundred and Twenty Six

Magazine:
YouTube Model Builders eMag 2017-05
Page:
42
Author:
Jack Hykaway
Description:
The London and Northeastern Railway (LNER) noticed a drop in ridership in 1934, so they developed a streamlined steam locomotive. It eventually was tested at running 126mph, setting a new world record. Includes prototype information about the LNER A4 Mallard.

Simon Parent's CNR Pacific #5076

Magazine:
S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1997-04/05
Page:
23
Author:
Denis Fortier
Scale:
S
Description:
Simon scratchbuilt this CNR class J-3-b, originally built in 1913. Includes several close-up photos.