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- Historical Societies (13)
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- Locomotive Prototypes (85)
- Museums (13)
- Railfan Sites (7)
Everybody knows the railroads in the game Monopoly are the Pennsylvania, B&O, Reading, and Short Line. But how many people realize that three of the four were real railroads?
Wikipedia on Railroading
Wikipedia is an essential resource for railroad historians, railfans, and model railroaders.
National Railway Historical Society (NHRS)
The NHRS has 174 active chapters located throughout the United States and Canada. The plan and coordinate various types of railroad interest activities.
Railroad Facts and Figures
Outstanding tutorial site on railroad technology and the physics basic physics of railroading.
A magazine covering real-life railroads, their histories, and current events.
America's Freedom Train
Twice in the history of the United States valuable artifacts of American History have toured the country in the Freedom Trains.
Steam Powered Video (S.P.V.)
SPV offers videos and atlases of North American railroads. Excellent resources.
Western Pacific Virtual Museum
An online "museum" of Western Pacific literature and images.
Planning a Freelanced Theme Model Railroad
Tips for freelancing a model train layout.
A brief history and modeling advice for adding Roadrailer trains to your model railroad.