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From Grand Central To Albany

Take A Look!!! From Grand Central to Albany – New York Central’s Water Level Route Over the years numerous books have been produced depicting trains along the old New York Central Main Line between New York City and Albany. Early … Continue reading

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It is time to beginning thinking about the NYCSHS 2022

It is Never Too Early to Renew!!! NYCSHS 2022 Is Just Around The Corner Don’t Miss Out on a Year of NYCSHS Excitement!!! You can renew online now by Clicking Here Or Download a membership renewal form by Clicking Here … Continue reading

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4th Qtr. 2021 NYCentral Modeler is Ready for Your Enjoyment

The first article for this quarter’s edition is from Steve Lasher, who shares the “Modeling an NYC Derrick & Wreck Train” that has no NYC prototype. Thomas Lange returns with ”A Scratchbuilt NYC Pacemaker Caboose”. Bob Shaw “Enlivens Layout Dead … Continue reading

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3rd Qtr. 2021 Central Headlight is in the Mail Today

3rd Qtr. 2021 Central Headlight is in the Mail Today For those you have added the subscription for the digital Central Headlight, you digital version has been sent to you today!!!! Enjoy and thanks for being a member.  If you … Continue reading

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NYCSHS Announces NYCS Layout Tours on YouTube

The NYCSHS proudly presents the first in a series of layout tours featuring the modeling skills of NYCSHS members recreating the New York Central System in miniature. NYCS modeling is one of the ways that we can honor the memory … Continue reading

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3rd Qtr. 2021 NYCentral Modeler is Ready for Your Enjoyment

The lead article for this quarter’s edition is from Steve Bratina, who tells us about “Rebuilding a ¾-Scale Niagara”. Robert vonBehr explains “Motive Power for 1919”, and “A Paper Retaining Wall in 3 Easy Steps” continues Bob Shaw’s “O-Gauge Model … Continue reading

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2nd Qtr. 2021 Central Headlight is in the Mail Today

  2nd Qtr. 2021 Central Headlight is in the Mail TodayFor those you have added the subscription for the digital Central Headlight, you digital version has been sent to you today!!!! Enjoy and thanks for being a member.  If you … Continue reading

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Special Announcement!! The annual business meeting of the New York Central System Historical Society will be held via Zoom internet conferencing this year. The date is May 15, 2021, at 1:00 pm EDT. If you want to attend, please email … Continue reading

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NYCSHS Adds Another YouTube Event For Your Viewing

NYCSHS Adds Another YouTube Event For Your Viewing Click Here or On the Graphic To View Just Added – Individual Presentations from NYCSHS Virtual Modelers’ Mini Convention  Click Here to View Click Here to View To continue reading go here … Continue reading

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2nd Qtr. 2020 NYCentral Modeler is Posted for Your Enjoyment

2nd Qtr. 2020 NYCentral Modeler is Posted for Your Enjoyment The lead article for this quarter’s edition is from Phil Darkins, who tells us about “Building a NYC Layout in New Zealand.” Victor Hand tells us about “NYC Signal Bridges … Continue reading

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