Newsletters and Info

Train of Thought is our monthly newsletter. Occasionally, it comes every other month or so. It is posted here as a PDF file for members to access easily. A PDF viewer is needed to read and print the newsletters. Click here to download an Adobe PDF Reader. The newsletter conveys club information for members but often contains helpful modeling pointers and techniques.

West Virginian Railway mainline just west of Dobbin, W. Va.

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Thee official name of the West Virginian Railway Company

Newsletters

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A number of on-line publications with great modeling tips and ideas have been very useful to many members. Many of these have a prototype and historical focus on specific modeling projects. For the benefit of our membership, links and descriptions of these publications are listed below. A PDF reader is needed to read and print these publications. Click here to download an Adobe PDF Reader. As many of these publications are large files, it is best to download the file your computer, then open it using the Adobe Reader.

The Keystone Modeler is a publication of the Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society. Check the magazine index for links to recent issues.

The B&O Modeler is a publication of the Baltimore & Ohio Railrood Historical Society. Check the magazine index for links to recent issues.

The NYC Modeler Magazine is a publication of the New York Central System Railroad Historical Society. Check the magazine index for links to recent issues.

The Seaboard-Coast Line Modeler is a publication of the Atlantic Coast Line and Seaboard Air Line Historical Society. This is almost a 100 page magazine, so it is a large PDF file. It may be easier downloading it to your computer and opening it from your computer using Adobe Reader.
Check their magazine index for links to recent issues.

The Chicago & North Western Historical Society Modeler is a publication of the Chicago & North Western Historical Society. Check the magazine index for links to current issues.

Details and links to additional publications will be posted here as they come available. If you have any to add, please drop me the details at the email noted below. Let's keep these links to non-commercial publications, please.

I hope these inspire your new modeling efforts!