The ‘Rail History’ Category

Essence of an Era

The Baltimore & Ohio Kingwood Branch route rekindles the hard-edged, tradition-rich Appalachian mountain railroading of the 1960s For American railroading, the 1960s were the closing act of an era, a time when the long-held rich traditions of railroading still held…

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Big Apple Action!

New York – New Haven Scenario Pack 02 delivers diverse passenger and commuter action in New York and New England Extending from New York City’s two great passenger stations – Grand Central Terminal and Penn Station – north and east…

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Read Up on a Scottish Classic

Make sure you’re up-to-speed on the fascinating history behind a most bespoke steamer, the BR Standard Class 6, which was built from a common design and aimed at serving the vast and varied landscape of Scotland. Links to our various articles detailing this…

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Read Up on London’s Heritage Traction

Make sure you’re up-to-speed on the fascinating history behind some of the most recognisable, hard-working locomotives of the London Transport Heritage Collection, from the reliable Class 20s to the long-living 1938 Tube Stock. Links to our various articles detailing this history can…

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Nottingham Nostalgia

The bustling network of Nottingham is coming soon to Train Simulator, and will provide authentic experiences and challenging operations behind classic British traction from two major ‘Big Four’ players. London Midland and Scottish Stanier Class 8F – Wartime Hero After…

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GP35s in the Canyon

Electro-Motive’s successful GP35, in two Western Pacific liveries, is soon coming to Train Simulator The Electro-Motive 2,500-horsepower GP35 was a LaGrange success story, with more than 1,300 of the locomotives sold to 40 original railroad buyers during its 1963-1966 production run….

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