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Open Houses Scheduled for:
Saturday, November 17, 2018

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MERT GARDNER     HO
110 Otter Branch Drive
Magnolia, NJ 08049
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
 

CONRAD RICHTER   N    
231 Poplar Avenue
Marlton, NJ 08053

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
 

WILLIAM ROSE     HO
349 West 3rd Street
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Noon - 5:00 pm
 

BURLINGTON COUNTY MODEL RAILROAD CLUB   HO  
Footlighter's Playhouse
808 Ponoma Road
Cinnaminson, NJ 08077
 
Noon - 5:00 pm
 

PJ MATTSON, MMR     HO
129 East Avenue
Swedesboro, NJ 08085
Noon
- 5:00 pm

STEVE MOYLAN     HO
835 Vermont Avenue
Deptford, NJ 08096
Noon
- 5:00 pm
 

BOB DYER   O, ON30  (New for 2018)
157 Remstersville Road
Elmer, NJ  08318
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
 

PATCONG VALLEY MODEL RAILROAD CLUB     HO  
1308 Harding Highway (RT 40 at Fir Avenue)
Richland, NJ 08350
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
 

GUY WILSON    HO 
1130 Steffy Road
Stevens, PA 17578
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

TED MCLEAN     N
710 Custis Road
Glenside, PA 19038
1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
 

ALDEN SMITH    HO
361 Saunders Drive
Wayne, PA 19087
Noon - 4:00 pm
 

BILL KACHEL     HO, Cat
801 Nutes Farm Lane
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Noon - 4:00 pm
 

ED GOTWALS     HO/HOn3
1590 Bridle Path Drive
Lansdale, Pa 19446
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
 

DAN PANTALEO     N   (New for 2018)
4323 Wendy Way
Schwenksville, PA  19473
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
 

EARL PAINE     HO   
4325 Wendy Way
Schwenksville, PA  19473
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

BILL ERSKINE     O-LIONEL  (New for 2018)
1127 Michele Avenue
Schwenksville, PA  19473
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
 

CHRIS SAPORITO     HO 
The Kinzua Region
813 Kurtz Mill Road (PA Route 568)
Mohnton, PA 19540
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Kinzua Region layout is a continuous run that consists of a two track mainline and a branch line that serves the round house and diesel servicing. The main industry trackside is an oil refinery and a TOFC terminal. I have various turnout manufactures that range from #4 through #8. 95% of all turnouts are solenoid switch machines that are wired remotely. The railroad has a manual PRR position light signal system with no automated blocks.

 

CHARLES KADYK     HO  
28 Flickinger Road
Mohnton, PA  19540
Noon - 5:00 pm
 

JIM ADAMS     HO  
20 Northridge Drive West
Mohnton, PA 19540
Noon - 5:00 pm
 

DAVID & TJ WEBER     G
Southern Pacific Mojave Sub  
76 Carriage Circle
Oley, PA   19547
10:00 am - 4:00 pm  Weather Permitting!

The Mojave Subdivision operates in the year 1994, the last full year of operations under the Southern Pacific, and Santa Fe flags. The RR  features the Mojave Sub from Monolith outside of Tehachapi to Caliente, highlighting iconic spots such as Bealville Crossing and Cliff, Woodford Siding, and of course the famous Tehachapi Loop, along with the town of Tehachapi and the Monolith Cement Plant.

 

ROBERT BUCKLEW     HO  
18 Fawn Drive
Reading, PA 19607
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
 

BRUCE FRIEDMAN     HO
603 Parkridge Drive
Hockessin, DE 19707
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Bruce's CSX HO Philly sub layout size is 42’ X 56’ and has 4 different levels and also incorporates 2 helixes. The 885' mainline models current day operations of CSX on the Philly sub. The layout has close to 1000 cars active with 75 engines controlled by Digitrax DCC and  operational signals. The layout is also 100% sceniced with 3 operational staging yards. All cars are weathered and all mainline switches are DCC operated with servos dispatcher control.


DENNIS CANNON     All Scales
119 Cheltenham Road
Hockessin, DE 19707
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

JOE PARISI     HO  
341 Beech Lane
Middletown, DE 19709
1:00 pm
- 5:00 pm

Joe has two layouts, both Digitrax DCC controlled. They include a multi-level point-to-point HO scale layout with upper and lower staging yards, a large classification yard, engine facilities and 130' turntable. All inspired by the coal hauling Norfolk & Western RR, in the Appalachian mountains during steam-to-diesel transition  And a 28"x 2' HO scale L-sharped shelf RR based on the B&M North Shore Branch line ran passenger/freight service from Boston to(end of the line) Rockport.

 

LESTER PERRY     HO
625 Oak Hill School Road
Townsend, DE 19734
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
 

TOM CLINE     S  AMERICAN FLYER 
2512 Washington Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19805
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

DON RICHARD     HO
2307 Woods Road
Wilmington, DE 19808
Noon - 4:00 pm

TOM GEARS     On30 & HO
2720 Newport Gap Pike
Wilmington DE 19808
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

CHARLIE GRANT    HO Cat
604 West Delaware Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19809
Noon - 5:00 pm

CHARLES CHANDLER II   HO  
Philadelphia Terminal Division
2511 North Gate Road
Wilmington, DE 19810
Noon - 4:00 pm

The 29’ x 35’ HO layout is set in the 1950’s and features the Pennsylvania RR in and around Philadelphia, PA. Highlights of the layout are; “Zoo” interlocking, 30th St. station and the “High Line” in West Philadelphia. Layout features a 4-track main line, hand built PRR style catenary (under construction), PRR style signal system (under construction), and custom built buildings representing those found in the area.


DELAWARE SEASIDE RAILROAD CLUB   All Scales 
32442 Royal Boulevard
Dagsboro, DE 19939
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

JEFF GRIFFIN     HO   
49 Sand Dollar Lane
Frederica, DE 19946
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

GEORGE PECHIN    HO    
751 Killens Pond Road
Harrington, DE  19952
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
 

JIM PERRY     HO   
1279 Everetts Corner Road
Hartly, DE 19953
Noon - 6:00 pm
 

RAY STEVENS     O 3-RAIL   (New for 2018)
1607 Cayots Corner Road
Chesapeake City, MD 21915
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This O27 scale layout is a father and son project set in the modern era showcasing the Western Maryland Railway. The scenery is 90% complete and features a realistic automobile accident scene and a detailed small beach scene.