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Open Houses Scheduled for:
Saturday, November 24, 2018

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DELAWARE & SUSQUEHANNA MODEL RAILROAD CLUB    HO  
535 Station Avenue 
Haddon Heights, NJ 08035
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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

CHARLES O'MALLEY    HO   (New for 2018)
3112 Woodhaven Drive
Cinnaminson, NJ  08077
Noon - 5:00 pm
 

DENNIS BLANK     HO
25 Buckwheat Drive
Denver, PA 17517
Noon - 6:00 pm
 

LEHIGH & KEYSTONE VALLEY MODEL RR CLUB HO (New for 2018)
705 Linden Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The NCE-DCC controlled, HO scale Lehigh & Keystone Valley Model Railroad Club has a 5,000 sq. ft. double decked layout with about 7,000 ft of track and more than 250 turnouts. A helix connects the lower and upper levels with operational signals. A CTC room from which the entire layout can be monitored and controlled. It depicts the route of the Lehigh Valley Railroad in 1950 to 1976, from West Portal NJ to Bethlehem PA and north to Coxton PA, The Reading Railroad From Quakertown PA. To Bethlehem PA. then to Harrisburg, The Central of New Jersey from Elizabethport NJ to Wilkes-Barre PA


JOSHUA BLAY     HO   
5491 Quentin Street
Philadelphia, PA 19128
Noon - 4:00 pm
 

JOE WALTERS     HO
The Northeast Lines

840 North Gwynn Court
Bear, DE 19701
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Joe's Northeast Lines is an Proto Freelanced Short line that operates from Pittsburgh, Pa. to Cincinnati, Ohio. It is an operating model railroad, that uses card waybill for train movement. The railroad uses Easy DCC with locomotives having sound. Scenery is 80% done. 27 Trains are operated in a three hour session. I am working toward my MMR cert at this time. Stop in and see the "Northeast Lines."


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

JOHN TROUT     HO    
121 Wedgefield Drive
New Castle, DE 19720
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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

PAUL JANN     LIONEL
32 Falcon Court
Wilmington, DE 19808
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Paul Jann’s layout is 10 X 38 ft and has 3 levels. It can operate 9-10 trains simultaneously using Lionel TMCC, including passenger, freight, and logging. It also has numerous operating accessories with activation buttons for visitors.


KEN DONAHOE   O & On30
The Keystone and Diamond Railroad
2642 Foulk Road
Wilmington, DE 19810
1
:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Ken's Keystone and Diamond Railroad is an O scale, two rail Freelance model railroad . All track is complete and scenery is 99% complete. the layout is designed for point to point operation. Train control is by Digitrax DCC. Train and car movement is controlled by a card system that requires no writing by the operators.


LARRY DONAHOE     HO
2640 Foulk Road
Wilmington, DE 19810
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

FIRST STATE MODEL RAILROAD CLUB     HO
1282 McKee Road
(REA Building)
Dover, DE 19901
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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

DELMARVA MODEL RAILROAD CLUB     All Scales
103 East State Street 
Delmar, DE 19940
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

KEN POZNANIAK     HO
409 Chadsworth Court
Aberdeen, MD 21001
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 

KARL REICHENBACH      O 3-rail
36 Porter Road
North East, MD 21901
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

This O 3-rail layout fills a 44’ x 26’ room and includes about 2,000’ of track. It showcases railroads running along the east coast in all eras. The scenery is 95% complete and features working grade crossing signals. It has appeared in local newspapers numerous times over the years.

 

BILL FREELAND     HO
55 Kirks Mill Lane
Northeast, MD 21901
Noon - 4:00 pm

The railroad replicates the B&O in HO scale from the mid 1940's to mid 1950's on 4 levels. It goes from Baltimore/Washington west to Pittsburgh, north to Buffalo and extends to Chicago. The scenery is 99% complete, leaving 1% to continue to improve. It has signals.


SCOTT WOODDELL   N      
66 Beaver Court
Rising Sun, MD 21911
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This N scale layout is set in the mid 1950's running both steam and diesel. The Deer Creek & Susquehanna runs in eastern Maryland and is based upon the the Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad. The model railroad features beautiful trackwork and has 20% of the scenery complete.


BILL MCALEESE     HO      
1959 Colora Road
Colora, MD 21917
10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Bill’s DCC-powered HO scale 24’ x 40’ West Virginia mountain branch railroad that is a loose rendition of the Baltimore and Ohio spur that wound its way north and south through the mountains of central West Virginia from 1950-1955. The layout, started in 2006 and when completed will run from Grafton, MD to Huntington, WV. Signaling will be incorporated, and all of the mainline turn outs, as well as all train movements around the layout will be coordinated by tower operators and a dispatcher for operating sessions.