NASG Dispatch Articles: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards

Depot Quiz

Issue:
1996 #3 June
Page:
9
Author:
Jeff Madden
Description:

The reader is to identify the prototype depots shown in the 6 photos.

Englewood

Issue:
1993 #1 February
Page:
6
Author:
Mike Palmiter
Description:

Englewood Station in Chicago. The author shares photos of the model he built, prototype photos, the track arrangement at the station (four railroads intersected there), and a track plan for his 22'x26' HO-scale that modeled the area along with a photo.

Freight Depot

Issue:
2012 #6 December
Page:
22
Author:
W.F. Riggle
Description:

A one-page scale drawing of a small freight depot as found on the Port Louis & Northern team track.

Illinois Central's Iowa Division Type "C" Depots

Issue:
1997 #1 February
Page:
20
Author:
Robert Nicholson
Description:

Type C depots were for communities that no longer had an assigned railroad agent. They were only slightly bigger than a shed. Includes several prototype photos and drawings.

Jeff's Junction

Issue:
2006 #5 October
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Description:

The editor contemplates which plastic structures the major manufacturers could produce that would be of benefit to S-scale modelers, preferably ready-to-run.

Railroad Station

Issue:
1993 #2 April
Page:
30
Author:
Mike Palmiter
Description:

Photos of and around the South Bend, Indiana Union Station, as well as its history and the area's track diagram.

Short and Easy

Issue:
1995 #2 April
Page:
8
Author:
Kent Singer
Description:

John Tomlinson's layout has an under-the-tracks pedestrian walkway that is described in this article. Includes photos and diagrams.

Woodstown, NJ Depot

Issue:
2012 #3 June
Page:
13
Author:
Joe Kimber
Description:

Drawings of the depot at this location.

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