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Jerry Britton grew up in the shadow of the Reading Railroad, but somehow attached himself to the Pennsy at an early age. Jerry is the publisher of the Keystone Crossings family of internet and social media sites, as well as the AlphabetRoute.com site. Jerry models the Pennsy in HO scale, set in the 1950s around Lewistown, Pa. Jerry is the chief information security officer for the Pennsylvania State Police.

HO Scale: PRR P5A Box Cab Announced

BLI P5A 1Broadway Limited Imports has announced HO scale PRR P5A box cabs. The PRR's class P5 comprised 92 mixed-traffic electric locomotives constructed 1931-35 by the PRR, Westinghouse and General Electric. Although the original intention was that they work...
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HO Scale: EMD F7, PRR EF15A Phase I Announced

f7 phIaBroadway Limited Imports has announced HO scale EMD F7 Phase I locomotives, PRR class EF15A. The MSRP is $399.99 for pairs and $289.99 for single units. The ETA is not known at this time. The following have been announced: 4848 EMD F7 A/Unpowered F7...
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HO Scale: EMD F3, PRR EF15 Phase IIA Announced

f3 phII earlyBroadway Limited Imports has announced a run of HO scale EMD F3 Phase IIA units that include PRR EF15 livery and road numbers. The Pennsy rostered 6A and 8B units of the Phase IIA variety. Phase IIA units are recognized by their high fans. The Pennsy...
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HO Scale: Streamlined PRR K4s 4-6-2 Announced

K4s 3768Broadway Limited Imports has announced the iconic PRR streamlined K4s 4-6-2 in HO scale. A number of K4s locomotives had streamlining applied over the years. All were later removed, restoring the locomotives to their original appearance. In February ...
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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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