Roster Additions


Made a visit to White Rose Hobbies today for a pickup... I took receipt of two Pullman-Standard "View" series 2 Master, 1 Bedroom Buffet Lounge Observation cars, PRR class POS21. One will be the tail car on train #28, The Broadway Limited. The second...
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Roster Additions - Varnish


Also on my pickup from White Rose Hobbies were a number of cars for the passenger roster: My initial delivery of BM70m RPO Baggage cars, for trains 25, The Metropolitan/Afternoon Steeler; 28, The Broadway Limited; 4, The Penn Texas; and 70, The Admir...
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Roster Additions - Motive Power


My pickup from White Rose Hobbies also included two Athearn Genesis EMD GP7 units, #'s 8547 and 8548. Athearn Genesis EMD GP7 Many have been quick to judge that these units should have train phone antennas... not so fast, my friend! The first batch o...
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Roster Additions - Freight


This afternoon I finally made the trip to my local dealer - White Rose Hobbies - and took delivery of four new freight cars, as follows: InterMountain 12-Panel Box Car, SP&S InterMountain Wood Refrigerator Car, Western Fruit Express Also, two Fox...
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Roster Additions - Belated

On the eve of the recent flood, I made significant roster additions in support of train #3/4 The Penn Texas. The Penn Texas was a New York to St. Louis train that carried six interchange cars. Four of the cars were to the Missouri Pacific and all pai...
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