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September 15, 2018

Russell Sampson is a man after my own heart: he wanted a design very faithful to the prototype, representing a small slice of the real thing (in this case, the Western Maryland from Luke to Thompson, WV), and planned to use a helix for staging—perfect for open-top load...

December 5, 2014

In Brian Bland's world, the Chessie System is still operating the famous B&O West End.  Who am I to argue?  This "nolix" design climbs steadily westward so there are actually three levels including the mine complex at Shinnston.  It uses an inside-out return loop at th...

August 11, 2013

Ed had already built one leg of this "L" and wanted something to enhance operations from the other end.  We added a short stretch of the narrow gauge and a transfer shed.

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