JULY/AUGUST 2021: Peter Leach is building a detailed On30 model railroad based on the 2-foot gauge Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington Railroad in Maine. In this issue, he describes how he built this detailed model of unique boxcar 312. Bert Donlon tells how to make videos that look as if you are in the train on your layout, and Johnny Graybeal describes Eastern Tennessee & Western North Carolina No. 9 in Part 6 of his series. Peter Replinger shows many photos of the Kosmos Logging Co., followed by a description of the Southeastern Narrow Gauge & Shortline Museum by Johnny Graybeal. Craig Symington shows you how to modify an HOn3 PSC caboose kit into Rio Grande Southern 0409, and Charlie Getz describes how he details several older Bachmann Plasticville models. All this and more in the July/August 2021 Narrow Gauge & Short Line Gazette!

Current Issue

July/August 2021

Volume 47, No. 3

Special Feature

Modeling A Boxcar In On30

by Pete Leach, MMR — Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington #312.



by Mike Engler, MMR, with the crew of the Sundance Central — A Tribute To Brian Nolan.

Riding Trains

by Bert Donlon — Making Realistic Videos Of Your Model Railroad.

The East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad and its Locomotives: Part 6

by Johnny Graybeal — The Story Of Ten Wheeler No. 9.

Kosmos Logging/Timber Co. United States Plywood Corp.

by Peter J. Replinger — Truck Logging To Rail Logging.

The Southeastern Narrow Gauge & Shortline Museum

by Johnny Graybeal — Preserving Small Scale Railroading In The Eastern U.S.

My Layout’s Worst Feature

by Dr. Gregg Condon, MMR — Tweaked—Refined—Rebuilt.

Maintenance Of Way Equipment on my On3 Colorado Central & Southern: Part 1

by Dan Windolph — The Jull

RGS Caboose 0409

by Craig Symington, MMR — An HOn3 Kitbash.

The Narrow Gauge Scene

by Charlie Getz — From Plasticville To Scaleville.


East Tennessee & Western North Carolina No. 9

by David Fletcher

Denver & Rio Grande Drop Bottom Dump Car No. 700

by Robert Stears

West Side Lumber Company 24 Boxcar

by Lee Klaus

Denver & Rio Grande Western Engine Men Bunk Car 04417

by Herman Darr

D&RGW Boom Car 09185

by Herman Darr

South Pacific Coast Railroad Passenger/Express Depot — Franklin St. Terminal

by Gary Caviglia

The Bodie Foundry, Bodie, Calif.

by Neil A. Pfafman — The Machine And Pattern Shop


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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