The ‘Rail History’ Category

A Special Place Called Sand Patch

With Train Sim World’s “CSX Heavy Haul,” Gary Dolzall rekindles a long acquaintance with Sand Patch Grade There are places around this globe where the sense of standing on special ground reaches deep into the visitor’s mind and the siren song…

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High Rise, High Speed

China has the largest High Speed Rail network in the world, with new, passenger-dedicated lines spanning a phenomenal 22,000 km across the mammoth nation, whisking millions of passengers between 29 of the country’s Provinces at speeds in excess of 350…

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Loading and Lugging Coal!

Coal-hauling is a rich tradition on Sand Patch Grade, and TSW “CSX Heavy Haul” will put you to work hauling black diamonds For much of its history, American railroading has been nearly synonymous with coal-hauling, and on the upcoming Train Sim…

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Clans on the Rails

Main image above, copyright Ben Brooksbank. The Bespoke BR Standard Class 6, from Partner Programme developer Just Trains, is coming soon to Steam! Following the nationalisation of Britain’s Railways, it was decided that a significant number of future locomotives would be built…

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Nunney Castle – Out Now!

5029 Nunney Castle has become a favourite amongst steam enthusiasts – especially the GWR fans – ever since she returned to the mainline steam scene back in the early 1990s. Known for her loud ‘bark’ and being part of what…

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Heartbeat of a Railroad

Cumberland Terminal is re-created in meticulous detail in the upcoming Train Sim World Sand Patch Grade route, offering countless realistic operating challenges! Cumberland, Maryland. Set along the historic Potomac River, nestled below the east slope of the Allegheny Mountains, and nicknamed “the…

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