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Expansion of Staging

IMG 0265With quarterly goals met well in advance, the crew of the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale turned its attention to the expansion of Harrisburg/Enola and Altoona staging. Four through tracks were previously installed, leaving 16. Each of these requires...
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Mill Creek, Menzies, West Burnham Operational

IMG 0262The crew of the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale has been busy and has already completed all of the goals for the quarter. Above is the west end of Burnham, Pa. In addition to a sand plant, it is home to both a passenger and a freight station. Passeng...
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Report of the Chief Engineer, First Quarter 2015

The chief engineer is please to report that the main line of the PRR Middle Division has been completed! Quality assurance is currently underway. Track one has been declared fit for service and revenue freight has commenced. A video is available on ...
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First Revenue Train (video)

The first "revenue" train has operated on the PRR Middle Division in HO scale! QA was deemed successful on track one eastward. The car count was gradually increased and this video shows the train at 29 cars, pulled by an ABA lashup of EMD F7's, with...
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LEWIS Interlocking Operational

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IMG 0050 This evening the track gang completed work on LEWIS interlocking and it is now operational!

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