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Tuesday December 12th 2017

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Articles

Singer Neil Young to Auction Model Train Collection

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Rock singer Neil Young is selling some of his most prized possessions – part of his model train collection. The [Read More]

Bluetooth-Controlled Model Trains Will Completely Revitalize the Hobby, If We Are Smart Enough to Let Them.

I didn’t set out to write about Bluetooth train control. I just wanted to see if someone was using bluetooth, so I could promote the Wrist Rack [Read More]

New York Transit Museum exhibit: Next Stop: Second Avenue Subway

NEXT STOP: SECOND AVENUE SUBWAY  Exhibition now on view at the New York Transit Museum in Downtown Brooklyn  In celebration of the Second Avenue [Read More]

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Press Releases

Have your name on the front of a steam engine at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have your name on the front of a steam engine? This February half term, 18th to 26th February, the North Yorkshire Moors [Read More]

Reviews

Erith Model Railway Society – 50th Anniversay Wagon

Limited Edition 38-375Z “Shepherd Neame” OO Scale Van E.M.R.S. has commissioned Bachmann to produce this wagon on the occasion of our 50th [Read More]

T-Gauge is Coming!

I have some of the world’s smallest self-powered model trains coming in for review next week.  If you haven’t seen T-gauge, it is [Read More]

Rival Rails (review underway)

The good folks at Random House were kind enough to forward a copy of Walter R. Borneman’s book to us for review.  I’m happy to say that [Read More]

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Doc Christmas… Is This The Ultimate Story of Trains at Christmas?

Set in the present day where Christmas deliveries are handled through the world’s railways and model trains, elves are more technically advanced than people and where magic [Read More]

News and Events

Win tickets to the Vancouver Train Expo!

This annual show, in its 35th year, serves as an exhibition of the great hobby of model railroading, bringing together those with experience and [Read More]

CURRENT NEWS

Here are our links to all the Current Train, Railroad, and Model Railroad News events that have made headlines around the world. The most recent [Read More]

This Weekend

Our listing of ‘All Things Railroad’ – Events that are on this weekend! Subscribe to the Railway Weekender: Just use the signup [Read More]

Episodes

#032: Train TV Casting Calls, Wrapping up National Train Day, Colorado Railroad Museum, More…

#032: Train TV Casting Calls, Wrapping up National Train Day, Colorado Railroad Museum, More…

Episode 32 of TrainTalk.TV TV Casting Calls AMC’s Hell on Wheels season 2 is casting for extras in the Calgary Area so I went and tried out. I’l let you know how it goes. http://www.amctv.com/shows/hell-on-wheels High Noon Entertainment is currently looking to develop a new series around the railroad yards of [Read More]

#031: National Train Day 2012, Puffing Billy Coffee For the Climax, ICE-T T-gauge ICE3 Prototype, Trains News and Events

#031: National Train Day 2012, Puffing Billy Coffee For the Climax, ICE-T T-gauge ICE3 Prototype, Trains News and Events

  Show Notes: Episode 31 of TrainTalk.TV National Train Day http://www.nationaltraonday.com The Cape Cod Chapter, [Read More]

#030: Fort Edmonton Trolleys, Puffing Billy & Thomas, UP Steam App, Trains News and Events

#030: Fort Edmonton Trolleys, Puffing Billy & Thomas, UP Steam App, Trains News and Events

  Show Notes: Episode 30 of TrainTalk.TV Fort Edmonton Park http://www.fortedmontonpark.ca/ Edmonton Radial Railway [Read More]

#029: Holiday Trains for Charity, Santa trains, Polar Express Trains, Train Shows and Trains for Around Your Tree

#029: Holiday Trains for Charity, Santa trains, Polar Express Trains, Train Shows and Trains for Around Your Tree

  Show Notes: Holiday trains of all sorts!… Holiday Trains for Charity Canadian Pacific [Read More]

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