JULY/AUGUST 2018: This On30 model of Quincy & Torch Lake No. 3 was kit bashed from a Bachmann On30 2-6-0. Gregg Condon explains how he helped his friend develop a roster following the prototype Q&TL, we tour Bill Hobbs’ beautiful Sn3 South Ozark Lines, Dan Windolph describes the construction of his On30 Colorado & Southern maintenance of way equipment, and much more in the July/August 2018 issue of Narrow Gauge & Shore Line Gazette!

Current Issue

July/August 2018

Volume 44, No. 3

Special Feature

Adventures In 3D Printing

by Jack Burgess, MMR — Building a unique HO-scale Yosemite Valley Railroad side dump car.


An On2 Gilpin Tram “Roster”

by Allen K. Littlefield — Tips.

Get Off And Push – A Slow Train Through Arkansas

by Bill Hobbs — Something different in Sn3.

An On30 Quincy & Torch Lake Locomotive Fleet

by Gregg Condon, MMR, with Pat Thoney and Al Peeso — Three more to go.

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

by Dan Windolph — Part 2: wrecker #099 and water service car #089.

Narrow Gauge Camaraderie

by the late Jim Vail, MMR, with Steve Harris and Craig Symington, MMR — “The Lost Article.”

Along The Narrow Gauge

by Mallory Hope Ferrell — My historic photo album: Nevada County narrow gauge, part 3.

Circus Train Wreck

by Mallory Hope Ferrell — A sidebar.

My On3 Basin Creek Lumber Company Railroad

by Dieter Jaeger — California logging in Bavaria.

My HOn3 Rio Grande Southern Lizard Head Division

by Gregg Condon, MMR — Part 6: Vance Junction to Trout Lake.

The On30 Fiddletown & Copperopolis

by Bill Gould — An uncommon carrier, part 9: a 3D-printed caboose.

Bridge 45-A

by Craig Symington, MMR — Bringing things up-to-date.

The Narrow Gauge Scene

by Charlie Getz — Thomas A. Yorke.


Yosemite Valley Railroad Side Dump Car 010

by Jack Burgess, MMR

C&S Narrow Gauge Coach #62

by Robert Stears

Nevada County Narrow Gauge #2, NEVADA

by David Fletcher

Pajaro Valley Consolidated Railroad Beet Dump “Tilt” Trestle

by Gary Caviglia

The Smelter At The Standard Mill, Bodie, California

by Neil A. Pfafman

On30 Fiddletown & Copperopolis Caboose

by Bill Gould


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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