Thought you might enjoy some pictures from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania located with the Strasburg Railroad just outside Lancaster Pennsylvania.
Truly a day-long adventure at a very modest admission. Lots of historical exhibits and information; even a “hands-on” for the little ones.
(All images are clickable.)
What stunning pics – looks like a fantastic day out to me.
I’m very keen to hear more about the engine in the last pic. If anyone knows please do leave a comment below.
And now for Jon. He’s got in touch after seeing a ‘how-to’ from another John:
“Thank you for the post.
I decided to use John’s idea and make my own railroad switch machine. I added a light system to it.
I’ve attached pictures.
If you would like more information just let me know.
My word – clever stuff – all I can say is yes, please do send more info Jon, look fantastic.
” HI Al, part 3 of my re build, showing how I add Plaster cloth and Grass to the layout, actually got a loco to run at the end… long way to go yet, but starting to take shape.
Latest ebay cheat sheet is here. Still going strong. Updated everyday.
That’s all for today folks.
Please do keep ’em coming – it’s all getting rather sparse in my inbox.
And don’t forget the Beginner’s Guide if you want to take the first step on your model railroad journey.