NEW Book – The Railroads That Ran Along the Edge of the Road

Price: 60.00$ US**
Format: 11″x8.5″ softcover

Accomplished railroad author Frank Kyper spent many of his formative years in towns and cities like this throughout Vermont and New Hampshire, spending the 1940s through the 1970s moving around the area with his family. His personal contacts with several railroad officials at the time, including the former president of the Rutland, gave him access to information as events unfolded that would drastically alter the landscape of New England railroading.

This book is a firsthand account of a historian whose presence-of-mind to record events in real-time has created a virtual time capsule over 172 pages of text. A mix of over 160 color and black and white photos, many taken by Kyper himself, illustrate the stories that are woven together to paint a picture of Vermont and New Hampshire railroading in its classic era. This title is Frank Kyper’s seventh book on railroading in the northeast.

The Railroads That Ran Along the Edge of the Road — Softcover ***deposit for pre-order***

Woodland Scenics new Utility System

The new Utility System allows you to install utility poles to your layout in minutes. The Pre-Wired Poles are simple to install and enhance the realism of any layout. This system includes lots of details, such as guy wires, transformers, and both single and double crossbars.

Everything is already hand-painted and weathered for authenticity. The system is designed to work together, with placement in mind, so there’s no guesswork for you. Simply drill holes, then slide the poles and plant them in place.

HO – Pre-Wired Poles – Utility System — Connector Set ***deposit for pre-order***

HO – Pre-Wired Poles – Utility System — Double Crossbar ***deposit for pre-order***

HO – Pre-Wired Poles – Utility System — Single Crossbar ***deposit for pre-order***

Sprinfield (MA) “post mortem”

Bonjour à tous,
étant de retour de Springfield (MA), voici en vidéo, un post mortem de ce que j’ai vu et appris.  Le texte est seulement en anglais, si vous avez des questions, écrivez-moi.
Hello everyone,

I’m back from the Springfield show (MA).  Here’s a video of what I saw and learned.

Philippe Hébert
Club Train Direct