My Library - Magazine Articles By Category: Railroading

Confessions of a HiRailer

Magazine:
O Scale Trains Magazine 32 May 2007
Page:
18
Author:
Hobo D. Hirailer
Description:
Describes the code hobo's used to communicate with each other.

Editorial

Magazine:
All Scale Rails 2017-01/02
Page:
3
Author:
Bonnie Domrois
Description:
Teach children about proper safety around train tracks, and explain to them why these are important.

Fifth Annual Jefferson Train Days

Magazine:
The Marker Lamp Vol 61 #4 2016
Page:
43
Author:
Weldon W. Nash, Jr.
Description:
Jefferson, Texas is home to a classic 4-4-0 and does annual train runs in May. There is also a Model Train Show at the Jefferson Transportation Center, which includes a permanent HO-scale layout display. (related web page)

Harry's UP-HUB

Magazine:
YouTube Model Builders eMag 2016-11
Page:
38
Author:
Harry M. Haythorn
Description:
On December 17, 1941, the North Platte residents welcomed the troops passing through Nebraska on their way to fight Japan. This article describes that event and the canteen that opened to provide continuous service. Includes several photos.

Introducing the Allagash Cartel

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1978-01
Page:
62
Author:
Peter Tuttle
Scale:
On2
Description:
A group of model railroaders built a 2-foot-gauge layout in O-scale.

Railfanning Metro Detroit (and Points North)

Magazine:
S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1996-04
Page:
28
Author:
David Held
Description:
The author describes railfanning opportunities in the Detroit area, and shares a number of photos he has taken.

Return to Allagash Country

Magazine:
Model Railroad Hobbyist 2017-01
Page:
126
Author:
Mike Confalone
Scale:
HO
Description:
A railfanning story with photos based on the author's layout.

Switching the Coast Daylight

Magazine:
Model Railroad Hobbyist 2010-11/12
Page:
62
Author:
V.S. Roseman
Scale:
HO
Description:
Watching Train 98 at San Jose circa 1955. The story is told via photos on the author's layout. Includes prototype operations information.

The Conrail I know

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2016-04
Page:
40
Author:
M.R. Snell
Description:
The various paint schemes, slogans, and adornments are described over the past 40 years of Conrail. The accompanying model photos show these visually, including a special section on the bicentennial.

The Modern Image

Magazine:
O Scale Trains Magazine 32 May 2007
Page:
24
Author:
Gene Clements
Description:
The author describes what happens in the real world when a derailment happens.

The Twin Cities "400" Ghost Train

Magazine:
All Scale Rails 2017-01/02
Page:
12
Author:
Bonnie Domrois
Description:
The story behind the video that provides the audio and the visuals of a train passing by, without a train actually being present. (related web page)