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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Varnish Acquisitions...


The PRR Middle Division had a busy week with the passenger roster. The first acquisition was a diner for train #70, The Admiral. I have numerous CT220 (consist) reports from the 1950's showing class D70aR and D70bR diners. An Oriental Limited D70bR s...
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Wanted: Pullman "Ferdinand Magellan"

Back in 2000, Overland Models released an HO scale rendition of the Pullman "Ferdinand Magellan". This was a rebuilt sleeper that was used for transport of the President Of The United States (POTUS). It was released in both Truman-era and Reagan-era ...
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Class PS442 "IMPERIALS" Arrive


The Middle Division today took receipt of four ACF plan 9009 4-4-2 sleepers, PRR class PS442. Three will be assigned to the Broadway Limited and one to the Liberty Limited. Walthers' ACF 4-4-2 Imperial Sleeper
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Three More Hoppers Roll In

Three more PRR class H21A hoppers rolled into the Middle Division's yard today. These are ready-to-run from Bowser and already have knuckle couplers and metal wheel sets installed. Can't have enough hoppers on the Pennsy!
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