Model Railroad Hobbyist - August 2010 News Online

The August News report from Model Railroad Hobbyist eZine is now available free at http://www.model-railroad-hobbyist.com/mrh_news_online/aug-2010 .
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ND Cabin Car No. 478396 Restored


The Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania recently completed a restoration of the historic Pennsylvania Railroad ND cabin car No. 478396. Built in the Altoona Shops in 1913, No. 478396 was one of the last four-wheeled "bobber" style cabin cars in use. No. ...
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Railroad Empire on Facebook

I'm on Facebook, but not very much. And for the past year I have largely dissed all the games, gifts, and other whatchamacallit add-on's that they tempt you with. But five days ago the name Railroad Magnate caught my eye. I've been hooked since. It's...
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Centipede Update


On their forum, Broadway Limited Imports indicated that the Baldwin Centipedes would ship (from the factory overseas) next week. They should hit dealer shelves by mid-August. They also indicated that they will likely be doing a re-run of the J1 in th...
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Re-run Bowser H21a Hoppers


Bowser has announced a long overdue re-run of their H21a hoppers... "Executive Line", $23.95 each, Ready To Run Cars. Includes metal wheels and knuckle couplers. Due in November 2010. #40596 PRR Circle Keystone #135500 #40597 PRR Circle Keystone #136...
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