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Books, Magazines, Music, TV, and Movies, and other Media
Discussion related to railroads/trains that show up in TV shows, commercials, movies, literature (books, poems and more), songs, the Internet, and more... Also includes discussion of well-known figures in the railroad industry or the rail enthusiast hobby.
Moderator: Aa3rt
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3067 Posts
Re: Electric Lines Magazine
 by dieciduej
Employment
General discussion about working in the railroad industry. Industry employers are welcome to post openings here.
Moderator: thebigc
4127 Topics 
39077 Posts
Re: New Jersey Transit Assist…
 by andywilson1
Gaming & Simulations
General discussion of computer gaming and railroad simulations. Topics include MS Train Simulator (MSTS), Auran Trainz, Railroad Tycoon, Railroad Dispatcher and more...
Moderators: LIRRMEDFORD, 8th Notch
343 Topics 
1736 Posts
Open Rails - Helper duty on M…
 by Lake Cities
Museums, Tourist Lines, and Historical Organizations
General discussion related to all railroad clubs, museums, tourist and scenic lines. Generally this covers museums with static displays, museums that operate excursions, scenic lines that have museums, and so on. Check out the Tourist Railway Association (TRAIN) for more information.
Moderators: rob216, Miketherailfan
520 Topics 
4076 Posts
CRHS and DRM Preserve an ex-N…
 by therudycometh
Operations, Facilities, Maps and Resources
General discussion about railroad operations, related facilities, maps, and other resources.
Moderator: Robert Paniagua
1145 Topics 
11879 Posts
Re: New Old USGS Maps
 by neman2
Photography & Video
Discussion of photography and videography techniques, equipment and technology, and links to personal railroad-related photo galleries.
Moderators: nomis, keeper1616
457 Topics 
3106 Posts
Re: Cheap digital camera setu…
 by Jeff Smith
Radio and Communications
Discussion related to railroad radio frequencies, railroad communication practices, equipment, and more.
Moderator: Aa3rt
285 Topics 
2188 Posts
Art AA3RT SK, RIP!
 by krispy
Rail Trails
General discussion related to Rail Trails nationwide, including proposed rail trail routes. The official site of the Rails-To-Trails Conservancy can be found here: www.railstotrails.org.
Moderator: railtrailbiker
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1026 Posts
Re: NYC Auburn route rail tra…
 by umtrr-author
Railroadania For Sale and Want Ads
Railroad items for sale and wanted. Oldest listings will be periodically deleted. BUYER BEWARE: RAILROAD.NET is not responsible for any private or public transactions between members, and will not vouch for the validity of any materials described herein.
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Free Lionel Cars (and Vintage…
 by NaugyRR
Toy Trains, Model Railroading, Outdoor and Live Steam
Discussion related to everything about model railroading, from layout design and planning, to reviews of related model tools and equipment. Discussion includes O, S, HO, N and Z, as well as narrow gauge topics. Also includes discussion of traditional "toy train" and "collector" topics such as Lionel, American Flyer, Marx, and others. Also includes discussion of outdoor garden railways and live steamers.
Moderators: 3rdrail, stilson4283, Otto Vondrak
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27170 Posts
Re: Roadside America
 by Arlington
Travel & Trip Reports
Tell us where you were and what you saw!
Moderator: David Benton
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1886 Posts
Re: (AUS) Out and about in Me…
 by Pakenhamtrain