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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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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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NYCSHS 2021 Annual Meeting Is Virtual This Year

NYCSHS 2021 Annual Meeting Is Virtual This Year Meeting will be held on May 15, 2021 starting at 1:00 pm EDT using Zoom Attendance will be by individual email links and you will be required to register to participate. Registration … Continue reading

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1st Qtr. 2021 Central Headlight is in the Mail Today

  1st Qtr. 2020 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 … Continue reading

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NYCSHS Archive Photos Online Are Here Now!!

NYCSHS Archive Digital Photos Back Online Now! This capability is online now and you can use this new website to browse through the currently over 58,000 images. After a couple of weeks to make sure everything is working properly, we … Continue reading

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Kevin Keefe Tells About the NYC’s Big Bet On Passenger Trains

Kevin Keefe’s Latest Article in Classic Trains Magazine Blog “Seventy-five years ago, New York Central bet big” Click Here to Read Kevin’s Article

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NYCSHS Announces Another New NYCS Book

  If You Haven’t Ordered One – Now is the Time!!!   The New York Central System Historical Society announces the another book of the Central’s steam power triumvirate. This hard cover book completes the documentation of the New York … Continue reading

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Latest Edition of the NYCentral Modeler (4th Qtr. 2020)

  Latest Edition of the NYCentral Modeler (4th Qtr. 2020) The cover photo for this quarter’s edition is from Mark Sklar’s article about “3D printing a NYC Signal Bridge.” Charlie Crawford updates his layout after retirement in “Traveling in Time … Continue reading

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