PRR Class PS106A's and Santa Fe "Regal" 4-4-2 Arrive


This evening the Middle Division took delivery of four passenger cars, all for trains 28/29, the Broadway Limited. The first three are Pullman-Standard 10-6 sleepers in the RAPIDS series. However, unlike most 10-6's, these are built to plan 4129. Wal...
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Five PFE Reefers Arrive


This evening the Middle Division took delivery of five Pacific Fruit Express wood reefers of various liveries. All are InterMountain Railway offerings. One of each of the following was acquired: PFE R-30-13-18 Single Herald PFE R-30-18 Double Herald ...
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American Crane Arrives


This evening the Middle Division took delivery of a PRR American Crane. I am unsure of the class, but former PRR MoW employee Al Buchan indicates it is correct for the Pennsy as of the 1950s. The model, from Walthers, is self-propelled, which could h...
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OpenID Authentication

This site now supports -- and requires for all new registrants -- the OpenID authentication standard. OpenID allows you to use an existing account to sign in to multiple websites, without needing to create new passwords. You may choose to associate i...
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The Secretary of the Interior Speaketh

The Secretary of the Interior paid a visit to the Middle Division this past weekend. That's my wife, Michele, by the way. Appointments with fancy titles win points in this world of supervisors, dispatchers, yardmasters, and the like! Anyway, it was s...
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