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Downtown Lewistown Progress

IMG 1471The PRR Middle Division in HO Scale is making progress on laying trackage through downtown Lewistown. This section will finally link the lower level -- the main line -- with the upper level -- the Milroy secondary. An open house was held on November ...
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PRR Middle Division in HO Scale Open House Slated

IMG 1264Jerry Britton's PRR Middle Division in HO Scale has scheduled a public open house on Saturday, November 5, 2016, from 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. The address and map is available from The Model Railroad Open House web site, referenced below. The model railroad...
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More Backdrops

IMG 1428Got many more backdrops installed on the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale today. All but about 10 feet are completed around the railroad. These are all color laser printed from documents sold by LARC Products. The lead image is Ryde, which is west of ...
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Follow The Build: Scratchbuilt Crossing, Part 6

IMG 1422    In the final episode of this build, I fitted the approach tracks for each quadrant of the crossing. In each quadrant, one rail uses a standard rail joint and the other extends to, but does not quite meet, the frog. After test fitt...
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Report of the Chief Engineer, Q3 2016

IMG 1418The chief engineer of the Pennsylvania Railroad Middle Division in HO Scale is please to provide this construction update to the management, employees, and stockholders. As scheduled and previously reported, the Milroy Secondary portion of the Lewist...
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