Report of the Chief Engineer: Q4 2017

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This quarter was exciting for the division. Two open houses were held -- One in October for the NMRA MER regional convention, the second for The Model Railroad Open House in November. Final grading (scenery) has been completed for half of the Lewistown Junction main line area -- specifically the stretch from Roundhouse Road crossing to the yardmast...
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And The Other Shoe Drops

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Perhaps unfairly, I didn't warn my constituents that The Belleville Epiphany was going to have a sequel... The helix removal and nolix replacement will facilitate a design change for the Pennsylvania Midland Railroad , which interchanges with the Milroy Secondary at Reedsville.  I've updated the backstory of the Pennsylvania Midland, adjusting...
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Publicity Tour Stop - October 12-14

Publicity Tour Stop - October 12-14
Jerry Britton will be on the road October 12-14th, promoting Keystone Crossings , The Model Railroad Open House , the Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society , the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale , and the Alphabet Route .  The event will be the NMRA Mid Eastern Region Annual Convention at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel...
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Publicity Tour Stop - October 7

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Jerry Britton will be on the road this coming Saturday, October 7th, promoting Keystone Crossings , The Model Railroad Open House , the Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society , the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale , and the Alphabet Route .  The event will be the Great Scale Model Train Show at the Maryland State Fairgrounds i...
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The Model Railroad Open House Featured on A Modeler's Life Podcast

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Jerry Britton, coordinator of The Model Railroad Open House , was interview last week by A Modeler's Life , a leading podcast in the hobby of model railroading. The interview was released today and is available via iTunes or Libsyn. We discuss the history of this event and what goes in to making it happen. Enjoy! The Model Railroad Open House is an...
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