WB&A CHAPTER
             TRAIN COLLECTORS ASSOCIATION

Links of interest

  1. B&O Railroad: http://www.borail.org/
  2. http://www.mowingandbeyond.com/?page_id=8 great services and prices
  3. Chesapeake Railway Association:  http://chessierail.org/
  4. D.C. National Railway Historical Society http://delmarvamodelrailroadclub.org
  5. Diy Network – search on “train”:  http://www.diynetwork.com/
  6. Kalmbach Publishing’s five railroading-related magazines:
  7. National Toy Train Museum:http://nttmuseum.org/
  8. Alresford Festival of Toy Trains: http://www.alresford-toy-trains.org.uk/
  9. National Capital Trackers: http://www.nattrackers.org/
  10. The Moose Caboose: http://themoosecaboose.com/
  11. Toy Trains & Collectibles www.toytrainsandcollectibles.com
  12. Pioneer Valley Live Steamers:  http://www.pvls.org/
  13. Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad: http://www.potomaceagle.info/
  14. Fairfax Station Railroad Museum: http://fairfax-station.org/
  15. The Washington, Virginia & Maryland Garden Railway Society: United States Botanic Garden (G-Trains)
  16. Lionel: Lionel Collectors Club of America: http://www.lionelcollectors.org/
  17. Manassas Candy Factory (train) http://www.virginia.org/Listings/HistoricSites/TheCandyFactoryHomeoftheCenterfortheArts/
  18. National Christmas Tree Railroad:  http://nctrr.com/
  19. Railroad Hobby Show:  http://www.railroadhobbyshow.com/
  20. Amazing Video of Building a Steam Locomotive:
  21. Video: watch-a-4000hp-locomotive-get-built-by-hand-in-1928-absolutely-amazing-video.html 
  22. Video: www.RailServe.com: The Internet Railroad Directory - Guide to 19,000 rail-related websites including train travel, model railroading, railfan resources, train simulators, and railroad industry sites
  23. The Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program: http://nvtrp.org/
  24. Train Layout Builders Rails to Trails: High Bridge Trail State Park: http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/hig.shtml
  25. http://www.virginia.org/Listings/OutdoorsAndSports/HighBridgeTrailStatePark/
  26. https://sites.google.com/site/friendsofhighbridgetrail/
  27. Historical USGS Topographical Maps: A great research tool for locating abandoned railroad lines, etc. http://nationalmap.gov/historical/
  28. Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation – Free Official State of Virginia Railroad Map, Write: 600 East Main Street, Richmond, Va. 23219; Phone: 804-786-4440  Website: www.drpt.virginia.gov
  29. Rail Cam Suggested Viewing by Lee Hawkins: www.railserve.com Log on to http://www.railserve.com/RailCams/
  30. Model Railroading:
  31. High Bridge Railroad Club, Farmville, Va. Info: www.sites.google.com/site/hbrrclub
  32. Modern Day Railroading:
  33. Norfolk Southern and CSX Locomotives – The Diesel Shop, NS and CSX Loco rosters with professional quality photographs. The NS site includes NS Heritage locomotives. http://www.thedieselshop.us/NS.HTML & http://www.thedieselshop.us/CSX.HTML
  34. “Fallen Flag” railroad of local interest: https://www.pinterest.com/shooter1960/fallen-flag-railroads
  35. Franklin & Pittsylvania Railroad, The old “fast and perfect” railroad that ran between Gretna and Rocky Mount, Va.: http://www.fandprailroad.org
  36. Locomotive Search Tool And Railroad Photos Link: www.railbaron.rrpicturearchives.net
  37. Railroad Related Events Information: Visit: www.varailheritage.org, www.vmt.org, www.linkmuseum.org, www.nctrans.org, www.RoanokeNRHS.orghttp://nrhsrivanna.blogspot.com, www.dcnrhs.org, www.odcnrhs.orgwww.nwhs.org, www.cohs.org, www.csxthsociety.orgwww.thecrhs.org, www.theruralretreatdepot.com, www.srha.org, www.rfandp.orgwww.vatraincollectors.com, www.traincollectors.org, www.railroadcollectors.org, www.nhvry.org, www.norfolksouthernhs.org, www.RailServe.comwww.gsmr.com, www.trains.com, www.TrainFinder.com, www.gserr.com,  www.wghshow.com, www.drpt.virginia.gov, www.crewerailroadmuseum.org  
  38. Norfolk Southern/TVRM Steam Excursion Website: http://www.21stcenturysteam.com OR http://www.tvrail.com/pages/21st-century-steam
  39. Steam Train Events in the United States and Canada: www.diary.svsfilm.com
  40. Steam Locomotive Locations: www.steamlocomotive.com
  41. Railroad Historical Information and Related Photos: www.hawkinsrails.net
  42. Railroad Photos: www.railsinvirginia.com, www.railfirephotography.com
  43. Key Lock & Lantern Railroad History and Preservation Organization, www.klnl.org
  44. Railroadiana Collectors Association, Inc. {RCAI}, www.railroadcollectors.org
  45. Danville & Western Ry. Website: Railway operated in Southwestern Virginia between Danville and Stuart. http://southern-railway.railfan.net/dw/
  46. Trains & Travel International: www.traintrips.biz 
  47. Additional links to other NRHS Chapters, Railroad Historical Societies and Museums available at www.blueridgenrhs.org
  48. Virginia Museum Of Transportation Rail Cam: http://www.nwhs.org/cam/vmt
  49. Roanoke, Va. Rail Cam: http://128.173.197.94:443/RRCmov
  50. Seattle Great Northern Railway: https://www.jumpshell.com/posts/seattle-great-northern-railway
  51. http://www.barewalls.com/posters-art-prints/railroad.html see their collection of train/railroad photos and painters
  52. https://www.freeart.com/art/prints/railroad/all/ see their collection of train/railroad art!
  53. http://www.fotosearch.com/photos-images/railroad.html
  54. http://www.canstockphoto.com/images-photos/railroad.html
  55. http://www.gograph.com/stock-photo-images/railroad.html


Cross-Hobbying:

  1. Clifton Lions Club and the Custom Cruisers of Northern Virginia: http://www.labordaycarshow.org/ 
  2. Deke’s Collection:http://www.dekescollection.net/
  3. VernParker.com: