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The Danbury Railway Museum Needs Help To Save Two Historic NYCS Locomotives – You can do it!!!

The Danbury Railway Museum Needs Your Help!!! The Danbury Railway Museum Needs Your Help!!! In June of 2013, the museum took ownership of two early American electric locomotives landlocked on Beacon Island in upstate New York. Beacon Island (no longer … Continue reading

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4th Qtr. 2022 NYCentral Modeler is Ready for Your Enjoyment

The cover photo for this quarter’s edition is from Chuck Beargie’s article “Trix NYCS Standard Caboose Upgrade”. Tom Long provides “The East Brookfield Depot in N-Scale”.  Bob Chapman tells us about “Kitbashing a NYC Postal Car”. The Tool Shop showcases … Continue reading

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We Have The NYCS 20th Century Limited Red Carpet For You!! NYC 20th Century Limited Carpet Introductory Sale  Must be ordered by October 30, 2022  Price will go up after that date!!! The 20th Century Limited was an express all-Pullman … Continue reading

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It Is Time To Register For The NYCSHS Mini Convention

It Is Time to Register for This NYCS Event!! The First NYCSHS Mini On September 24, 2022 Middleburg Heights, OH Crown Plaza Hotel NYCSHS Members $20.00 Non-members $30.00 and NYCSHS Headquarters Presenters 8:30 am – 9:00 am       … Continue reading

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The BLI HO-Scale Hudsons Are Due Out In December 2022 and We Have Them To Order!!! Broadway Limited Paragon 3 HO-Scale NYC Commodore Vanderbilt Hudson(#5344 Spoked Drivers, Paragon 4 Sound DC/DCC, Smoke) Broadway Limited Paragon 3 HO-Scale NYC Commodore Vanderbilt … Continue reading

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A New NYCS Book Just For You!!!!!

You Don’t Want To Miss This New & Exciting NYCS Book That Will Soon Be On Its Way To The Printer This book has 384 pages of interesting NYCS photos, information and drawings.  It is a must for any true … Continue reading

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3rd Qtr. 2022 NYCentral Modeler is Ready for Your Enjoyment

The cover photo for this quarter’s edition is from Seth Lakin’s article “NYC NW2 Switchers – Part 2”. Tom Long provides “Modeling an ACF Baggage/Coach in N-Scale”.  Jeff Mann tells us about “Building a NYCS 4’ X 6’ Layout”. The … Continue reading

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It Is Almost Here!!!

It Was A Great Convention If you weren’t there, we are sorry you missed it!!!!   Banquet Guest Speaker John Taibi Co-author of the current NYCSHS book Hojack – Remembering The RW&O Railroad and Division Mr. Taibi is a well … Continue reading

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2nd Qtr. 2022 NYCentral Modeler is Ready for Your Enjoyment

The cover photo for this quarter’s edition is from Steve Lasher’s article “Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow”. Charlie Crawford provides “Upgrading an Atlas/Kato RS3”.  The NYCSHS receives Jim Welsh’s collection donation. Seth Lakin begins a three-part … Continue reading

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Interesting Locos From The NYCS Past Are Finally Saved

Pieces Of NYCS History Rusting NYCS Original S-1 Prototype and the only remaining NYCS T-motor to finally be moved!! After years of worry by NYCS fans and historians, these locos, owned by the Danbury Railway Museum are going to be … Continue reading

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