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Our Archive Upgrade Project – The Southwestern Limited Fund

  Background – The NYCSHS has made a dedicated effort over the past almost 50 years to preserve the amount of archival material from the NYC railroad.  This preservation effort has consisted of collecting material, storing that material in climate-controlled … Continue reading

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2023 NYCSHS Convention News!!!

NYCSHS 2023 Convention & Meeting June 9 – 11, 2023 New York Central System Historical Society 2023 Convention & Meeting Cleveland,OH Holiday Inn Cleveland South 6001 Rockside Road Independence, Ohio 44131 Registration is $199.00 for members and $243.00 for non-members … Continue reading

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2023 NYCSHS Albany Mini

NYCSHS Albany, NY Modeler’s Mini Convention This is an opportunity for you to meet other NYCSHS modelers, bring some NYCS modeling friends, learn some new skills, understand what is available for modelers from the NYCSHS archives, and provide input to … Continue reading

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1st Qtr. 2023 NYCentral Modeler Is Ready For You To Enjoy

Latest Edition of the NYCentral Modeler (1st Qtr. 2023) Click here to read!!!! The cover photo for this quarter’s edition is from Al Werner’s article “Informal Thoughts on NYCSHS Caboose Building”. Michael Byle provides “Frugal NYC Modeling in S-Gauge”.  Peter … Continue reading

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National NYC Railroad Museum Important Fundraising

The National New York Central Railroad Museum in Elkhart, IN is in the midst of revitalizing a very important attraction.  The Century Flyer is a 2 foot narrow gauge locomotive with three trailing passenger cars.  These trains were manufactured by … Continue reading

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Michigan Railroad Club Presents Program on NYC Jackson, MI Branch

The next meeting of The Michigan Railroad Club will be Wednesday, January 04, 2023.  Program by Bryan Monaco on the NYC Jackson (Mich) Branch. Meeting held at the Radcliff Center, 1751 Radcliff St, Garden City, Michigan.  This is between Ford … Continue reading

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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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