New Book: The TTX Story

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The Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society will be releasing, on May 10, a new two-volume book,  ​The TTX Story ​, authored by James D. Panza, Richard W. Dawson, and Ronald P. Sellberg. The Pennsylvania Railroad and Rail-Trailer Co. formed Trailer Train Co. in 1955 to expand piggyback service amongst the nation's railroads. P...
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HO Scale: Walthers Announces TrucTrain Products

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Walthers has announced two HO scale products related to Pennsy's TOFC service, dubbed TrucTrain. The first is a 32 foot, dual axle trailer, available as a two-pack for an MSRP of $24.98. They are due in February 2016. Second is a new run of F39A TOFC...
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HO Scale PRR Flat Cars Announced

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Walthers has announced two flat cars wearing PRR livery... The first is a 53' GSC flat car with side rails depicting a car in piggyback service. The car is lettered as a F41 and appears to be a foobie. In the Yardmaster series, the model features&nbs...
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N Scale: N Scale Kits Releases F39 ToFC Flatcars


These 75' cars were built for the PRR and Burlington Route as early ToFC cars.  The cars were built in 1955 and in that same year used in Pennsy's TrucTrain service, and other piggyback services in the Trailer Train consortium.&nb...
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Winter 2014 "The Keystone Modeler" Published

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The winter issue of  The Keystone Modeler  (TKM) #87 is now available.  See:  http://www.prrths.com/newprr_files/newPRRKeystoneModeler.htm Articles include: Fruit Growers Express Reefer (1928 design from the IM model) Shamokin Coa...
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