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Latest Additions

The pickup notice has been received from The Coach Yard for the B&O National Limited.  Representing the 1940s rebuild era, this project includes east and west bound versions of the train, a 3 car add-on set, and a variety of individual cars.

9/15/2020

The Coach Yard Has shipped Santa Fe passenger models for 2 projects:

We have received an additional shipment and have a number of otherwise sold out models available.   This includes the exquisite, and never before produced, Mountaineer business car.   Check the listings for more information and pictures.   (10/12/2020)

7/16/2020

North Bank Line has finished the production of the steel cabooses for BN, NP and SP&S.  These should be arriving soon.   As with most of the recent projects, some versions are sold out.   We have been able to capture a few for late comers, but these will disappear quickly.

(7/16/2020)  We have received the last of the available pieces from this project.  If there is are any you would like, drop us a line.

 

6/9/2020

What's New

The Coach Yard has just announced a new SP Rotary Snow Plow project.  These plows were a fixture on the SP high altitude lines, such as the Cascade Mountains and on Donner Pass.   Two different eras will be covered with both steam and diesel powered models.

12/1/2020

The Coach Yard has just sent out a new project flyer announcing plans for the production of PRR Clocker trains along with a number of individual cars.

We will be working over the next few days to update our listings.

10/21/2020

North Bank Line has sent out a new announcement for a production run of business cars.  The initial listing has 15 different cars for BN, CB&Q, GN, MP, NP, UP and WP.   Follow the link to see the selection of cars.   We will be adding additional information as we receive it from NBL.

NOTE: To consolidate these notes, we have received a finalized list of cars in this project.  There are 24 total variations so read carefully and make sure the car you want matches your desired era. (10/23/2020)

8/7/2020

Consignments

A very good friend and brass collector passed away a few months ago.  We have sold a number of his models over the past few years.   To help move things along, and with his wife's permission, we have been provided a good amount of...

11/14/2020

We have received an additional group of HO models from our client who provided the previous HO collection of models.   This new set is mostly SP passenger cars: chair, baggage, RPO, horse...  There are also 2 pieces of...

5/14/2020

BPL has just entered a nice HO Collection of models.   This group covers a variety of areas but are all of recent production with the highest level of detail.  All appear to be new in the box.  Set includes diesels, cabooses and business cars.

3/4/2020

Blog

In the streamliner era, NewYork Central created and engine they names "Commodore Vanderbilt"   Below is footage from 1934 showing this unique J1a 4-6-4 Hudson in action.  
Here is another view of steam locomotive construction.  From the youtube website listing: Power to Order - Engineering and manufacturing steam locomotives at the Doncaster works in Britain in 1940s. With LMS 8F 2-8-0 Freight Locomotive seen and used in WW2. Foundry forging in action. It...
Inside of New York City's Grand Central Terminal is a secret basement.  While virtually unknown, it serves an important and vital function.