“The Pacific” was in Halifax

The owners of Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee inc. are bringing The Pacific to Halifax on November 10 – 16th. This was the rail car used by King George VI and Queen Elizabeth I (later more popularly known as the Queen Mother)or the 1939 Royal Tour. No public tour unfortunately, it is a fund raiser […]

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David Miller in Canadian Railway Modeler

Another “Maritimer in the Magazines” was brought to light over the weekend of the 2011 MFMR Convention.  David Miller of Chester, Nova Scotia, was kind enough to open his layout for viewing by MFMR members during the Convention.  Mr Miller, with the assistance of Duane Porter,  has built a beautiful and very nicely detailed layout […]

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Jim Simmons – CN Lines Sig

Jim Simmons has had a number of articles published in the CN Lines Magazine (CN Lines Special Interest Group) over the years. His most recent was about the transition of the CN Halifax Terminal published in Volume 15, Number 4 of the magazine.

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Peter Mesheau

The 2010 Jul/Aug issue of “The Narrow Gauge & Shortline Gazette” features an article by Peter Mesheau on his HOn30 mini layout, the Moose River Railroad. Four pages of colour photos by Colin Busby on Peter’s efforts. Peter is a “rubber gauger” from way back, as well as a narrow gauge modeler and lives in […]

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Bob Boudreau

Bob Boudreau models in HO scale, and is starting in On30 scale. His photos and articles have appeared in many magazines, including photo tours of other Maritime model railways. Click here to go to the listing on his website.

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Jim Taylor

Jim Taylor had a three page article published in the March/April 2006 issue of N Scale Magazine about How to Build a DCC Decoder Tester/Trainer. Jim also had a two page illustrated article in the March-April 2006 issue of Canadian Railway Modeller, on Adding a Decoder to an N Scale Track Cleaning Car.

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