What would prompt a railroad to take two perfectly good 2-10-2 locomotives and turn them into this?
Originally posted 2013-02-11 01:55:57.
As much as I love the big steamers like the Big Boy or Y6B, I love the vintage streamliners like the Dreyfuss Hudson or GS4 in Southern Pacific’s Daylight colors. This Pioneer Zephyr truly symbolizes the golden age of passenger train travel. (more…)
Originally posted 2010-12-29 13:28:32.
Originally posted 2010-12-05 18:35:06.
Originally posted 2013-01-18 13:58:29.
Initially I wasn’t interested in the Empire Builder edition of Walthers “Name Trains“, but the more I looked at it, the more I liked it. Problem was, it was released in 2007, a long time ago as of this post. (more…)
Originally posted 2011-07-14 15:05:51.
Ever heard the expression “Hard as hens teeth to find”? I think I just found one.
Ever seen a U-boat become a locomotive?
Originally posted 2012-01-28 12:47:59.
MTH is sure cranking out some nice looking HO stuff these days. This Southern Pacific AC-6 was released in the Fall of 2010 and has been added to my fleet of big steamers.
Originally posted 2011-01-07 15:07:36.
Broadway Limited released the HO scale Y6B 2-8-8-2 locomotive in January, 2010. I received mine in short order and was looking forward to putting it through its paces. But, alas, something was amiss… (more…)
Originally posted 2010-03-18 19:53:58.
Looking like a car almost as much as it looked like a train, the Aerotrain was an attempt to woo travelers back to the railroads. (more…)
Originally posted 2010-01-27 00:10:39.