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Databases Return to Keystone Crossings

Keystone Crossings is pleased to share that its databases have been returned to service!

Keystone Crossings is built on the Joomla content management system (CMS). A third-party plug-in provided access to MySQL databases. The Joomla version we were on (2.x) went end-of-life on December 31, 2014, and we upgraded to version 3.x. 

The upgrade broke the database plug-in. After several months of working with the developer, I opted to resurrect PHP code I had used many years ago to provide the access directly. 

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Survey Results Posted

The results of the 2011 PRR Modeling Needs Survey have been posted to Keystone Crossings. The breakdown of the major car categories seems to have worked out pretty well. The predominant desires in each subcategory stand out more than they did in pri...
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Keystone Crossings on YouTube

Keystone Crossings now has a presence on YouTube. Our first posts are four movies created at Ken Meyers PRR Baltimore HO scale model railroad. Ken's doing a great job modeling Baltimore and the Northern Central Branch extending to the north. Subscri...
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15th ANNUAL PRR MODELERS SURVEY

Every November, the Keystone Crossings site conducts a PRR Modelers Needs Assessment Survey. The survey asks respondents to list their top three desired models in each of several categories, including steam power, diesel power, electric power, freig...
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