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Books, Magazines, Music, TV, and Movies, and other Media
Discussion related to railroads/trains that show up in TV shows, commercials, movies, literature (books, poems and more), songs, the Internet, and more... Also includes discussion of well-known figures in the railroad industry or the rail enthusiast hobby.
Moderator: Aa3rt
612 Topics 
3064 Posts
Movie: "TRANS SIBERIAN" (or T…
 by Cosmo
Employment
General discussion about working in the railroad industry. Industry employers are welcome to post openings here.
Moderator: thebigc
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39070 Posts
Re: Stuck at a crossroads
 by Cowford
Gaming & Simulations
General discussion of computer gaming and railroad simulations. Topics include MS Train Simulator (MSTS), Auran Trainz, Railroad Tycoon, Railroad Dispatcher and more...
Moderators: LIRRMEDFORD, 8th Notch
343 Topics 
1736 Posts
Open Rails - Helper duty on M…
 by Lake Cities
Museums, Tourist Lines, and Historical Organizations
General discussion related to all railroad clubs, museums, tourist and scenic lines. Generally this covers museums with static displays, museums that operate excursions, scenic lines that have museums, and so on. Check out the Tourist Railway Association (TRAIN) for more information.
Moderators: Miketherailfan, rob216
517 Topics 
4074 Posts
United Railroad Historical So…
 by Ken W2KB
Operations, Facilities, Maps and Resources
General discussion about railroad operations, related facilities, maps, and other resources.
Moderator: Robert Paniagua
1144 Topics 
11873 Posts
Re: ISO 4-track Water Level d…
 by ctclark1
Photography & Video
Discussion of photography and videography techniques, equipment and technology, and links to personal railroad-related photo galleries.
Moderators: nomis, keeper1616
457 Topics 
3105 Posts
Re: Harry Potter fans wait ho…
 by EvaWills89
Radio and Communications
Discussion related to railroad radio frequencies, railroad communication practices, equipment, and more.
Moderator: Aa3rt
285 Topics 
2188 Posts
Art AA3RT SK, RIP!
 by krispy
Rail Trails
General discussion related to Rail Trails nationwide, including proposed rail trail routes. The official site of the Rails-To-Trails Conservancy can be found here: www.railstotrails.org.
Moderator: railtrailbiker
124 Topics 
1018 Posts
Re: MA - Georgetown Branch - …
 by artman
Railroadania For Sale and Want Ads
Railroad items for sale and wanted. Oldest listings will be periodically deleted. BUYER BEWARE: RAILROAD.NET is not responsible for any private or public transactions between members, and will not vouch for the validity of any materials described herein.
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README FIRST Items for Sale F…
 by Jeff Smith
Toy Trains, Model Railroading, Outdoor and Live Steam
Discussion related to everything about model railroading, from layout design and planning, to reviews of related model tools and equipment. Discussion includes O, S, HO, N and Z, as well as narrow gauge topics. Also includes discussion of traditional "toy train" and "collector" topics such as Lionel, American Flyer, Marx, and others. Also includes discussion of outdoor garden railways and live steamers.
Moderators: 3rdrail, Otto Vondrak, stilson4283
3453 Topics 
27161 Posts
Re: Source for Custom Paintin…
 by Acela82
Travel & Trip Reports
Tell us where you were and what you saw!
Moderator: David Benton
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1886 Posts
Re: (AUS) Out and about in Me…
 by Pakenhamtrain