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Jerry Britton grew up in the shadow of the Reading Railroad, but somehow attached himself to the Pennsy at an early age. Jerry is the publisher of the Keystone Crossings family of internet and social media sites, as well as the AlphabetRoute.com site. Jerry models the Pennsy in HO scale, set in the 1950s around Lewistown, Pa. Jerry is the chief information security officer for the Pennsylvania State Police.

PRRT&HS: Spring Keystone Modeler Published

TKMCongratulations to the Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society (PRRT&HS) on the release of the 100th issue of The Keystone Modeler! The milestone will be celebrated later this week at the Society's annual meeting in Camp Hill, Pa...
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HO Scale: PRR X31 Series Box Cars Released

60135Bowser has announced new runs of freight car kits that are immediately available, with an MSRP of $17.95 each. Kits include one piece plastic molded body, under frame, brake wheel, air tank, brake cylinder, triple valve, free rolling trucks with meta...
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PRR Middle Division in HO Scale: Open House Slated

open houseThe PRR Middle Division in HO Scale will open its doors in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society (PRRT&HS). The event will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2017, from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. In add...
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Report of the Chief Engineer, First Quarter 2017

IMG 1845 tThe chief engineer of the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale is pleased to submit its quarterly progress report. The full status report is available here. During the first quarter, through trackage was activated on Lewistown (LN) and Lewistown (XA), com...
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PRRT&HS: Spring 2017 "Keystone" Published

prrThe Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society (PRRT&HS) has published the Spring 2017 issue of The Keystone, its quarterly magazine. Articles in this issue include: RRMP Dedicates Restored Ex-PRR E6s #460 Financial Help Necessary ...
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