Category Archives: Prototype

Field Notes: The Bridges of Bentley Springs-Part 1

The original NCR/PRR/PC line from Baltimore to York passed through the village of Bentley Springs, Maryland, which is right down the road from our house. Bentley Springs at one time had a freight station, good-sized station for the size of … Continue reading

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Field Notes : The Store on Freeland Rd

I am starting a new type of blog post, Field Notes, to keep track of information I collect for projects. One of the buildings I have always liked is the old store along the NCR/PRR at Freeland Rd. I have driven … Continue reading

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New Link

Added a new link to Model Railroading is FUN. “The Reading Modeler” is back online. If you have a chance, check out the new site. Lots of useful information. Although a fan of all railroads narrow gauge, there are several … Continue reading

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Ma and Pa Orson’s Run Trestle

Been working on my Maryland Central imagineering project. From its small  staging tracks, the Maryland Central will come into view running alongside Trout Creek on its way to Bentley Springs. The Maryland Central needs two trestle to navigate the twists … Continue reading

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