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 Class D85C Diner Arrives


Walthers has indicated that their Budd Full Length Diner, Pennsy class D85C, has arrived. Half of the twin unit diner sets, these units were built by Budd under job #9666-0. They were assigned road numbers 4610, and 4614-4622. The delivery date for t...
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HO Scale "PRR" FGE Reefers Coming From InterMountain


InterMountain Wood Reefers InterMountain Railway has announced a rerun of their popular 40' wood reefers. With an MSRP of $29.95, the cars are due in October 2011. Offered will be multiple "our company" reefers -- FGE (refrigerator), FGE (ventilator ...
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Mucho Progress!


This has proved to be a very productive weekend. The first task at hand was to complete the benchwork for the upper level at the east end of Burnham, as well as the benchwork under what will be the Standard Steel Company... offering a switching job a...
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Trucks, Trucks, and More Trucks

A post on the PRR Modelers list yesterday prompted me to work on a Keystone Crossings page that has been needed for a long time -- an HO scale trucks cross reference table. So here it is... PRR Truck Cross Reference But I need your help! The first co...
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Class PS21B Budd 21 Roomette Sleepers Arrive


This past week the Middle Division took delivery of eight new Budd 21 roomette sleepers, class PS21B. From Walthers, these are the first release in their "Broadway Limited" series. The cars are absolutely exquisite! PRR Class PS21B Budd 21 Roomette S...
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