SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2018: This O scale sawmill was built by Chuck Lind, MMR, and won Best Of Show at the 2017 National Narrow Gauge Convention. Gregg Condon ends the tour of his HOn3 RGS when the train reaches Ridgway. Mike Schrier tells about completing his On30 Chama layout. Bill Allen describes his 1:20.3 scale live steam Climax, and Mallory Hope Ferrell continues his series on the Nevada County Narrow Gauge. Other articles include one about Ellis D. Atwood, one on an On3 Motorcar, and another on an On30 “Pizza” layout. All this, plus six plans, in the September/October 2018 Narrow Gauge & Short Line Gazette!

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September/October 2018

Volume 44, No. 5

Special Feature

My O Scale Long Leaf Sawmill

by Chuck Lind, MMR — Best of show, 2017 Narrow Gauge Convention.


My On30 Version Of Chama

by Mike Schrier — The rest of the story: Completing Chama on to Cumbres, Gato, And Pagosa.

I Thought I Could Do It – And I Did!

by Bill Allen — A 1:20.3-scale, live steam climax.

Ellis D. Atwood

by Peter S. Barney — Two-foot savior.

Maintenance-of-way Equipment On My On3 Colorado Central & Southern

by Dan Windolph — Part 3: a motorcar.

Along The Narrow Gauge

by Mallory Hope Ferrell — My Historic Photo Album: The Nevada County Narrow Gauge, part 4.

The Black Bear Mountain Railroad

by Brian Rudko — An On30 “pizza” layout.

My HOn3 Rio Grande Southern Lizard Head Division

by Gregg Condon, MMR — Part 7: The High Line and Lizard Head.

Finishing Structures At Ophir

by Craig Symington, MMR — The Oilton Club, Mrs. Skillin’s store, and general merchandise store – better late than never.

The Narrow Gauge Scene

by Charlie Getz — A ride behind 315 on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad.


Conoco Tank Cars

by Robert Stears

St. Charles Car Co. Boxcar Lettering

by Robert Stears

Santa Cruz & Felton Railroad No. 1

by David Fletcher

Remains Of The Mastretti Liquor Warehouse Bodie, California

by Neil A. Pfafman

Locomotive Glenbrook

by Gary Caviglia

1913 Ford Model T Delivery Truck

by Bill Goul


Robert’s Ramblings by Bob Brown, Editor

Pigeon Hole — Letters to the editor

In Brief — Small announcements, new items, and corrections

New in Review Model reviews

Book Reviews

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