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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
621 Topics 
3075 Posts
New Book - The Easton & North…
 by PeteB
General discussion about working in the railroad industry. Industry employers are welcome to post openings here.
Moderator: thebigc
4130 Topics 
39088 Posts
Re: The 22 worst companies to…
 by Engineer Spike
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
345 Topics 
1768 Posts
Re: 3D Model of SEPTA Silverl…
 by Silverliner5
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 
4077 Posts
Re: Ringling Bros Circus Shut…
 by artman
Operations, Facilities, Maps and Resources
General discussion about railroad operations, related facilities, maps, and other resources.
Moderator: Robert Paniagua
1146 Topics 
11889 Posts
Re: Why is a "Penalty Brake A…
 by ExCon90
Photography & Video
Discussion of photography and videography techniques, equipment and technology, and links to personal railroad-related photo galleries.
Moderators: nomis, keeper1616
459 Topics 
3108 Posts
New Virtual Railfan camera - …
 by lordsigma12345
Radio and Communications
Discussion related to railroad radio frequencies, railroad communication practices, equipment, and more.
Moderator: Aa3rt
285 Topics 
2190 Posts
Re: Beeps and Rings
 by clearblock
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
130 Topics 
1033 Posts
"Clickbait" Slide Show
 by Gilbert B Norman
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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2022 CNJ Calendar
 by kilroy
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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27179 Posts
Re: Life-Like Proto 1000 Budd…
 by jwhite07
Travel & Trip Reports
Tell us where you were and what you saw!
Moderator: David Benton
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1887 Posts
Re: (AUS) Out and about in Me…
 by Pakenhamtrain