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This is a list of some of the things that are new to the store and news of import.
It is updated as and IF time permits.
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Please note that items are put on this web page when they ARRIVE. There is no guarantee that they will in stock the day after they are added. Please call for availability.

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July 5, 2022
Magazines The 2023 Steamscenes Calendars have arrived. 2023 Canadian Trains C 2023 Canadian Trains .
Also:
  • UNION PACIFIC Then and Now
  • BNSF & Its Heritage
  • SEASONS OF STEAM on Britain's Railways
  • Nils Huxtable's NARROW GAUGE Memories
  • The 'Friendly' SOUTHERN PACIFIC
  • Nils Huxtable's PASSING TRAINS (Coming)
  • Nils Huxtable's WORLD OF STEAM
All are $ 18.95 each.
June 14, 2022
Magazines The July 2022 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
The July 2022 issue of  Railfan and Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
The July 2022 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
Magazines The 2nd Quarter 2022 Special issue of  The Milwaukee Railroader The Milwaukee Railroader has arrived.
The S2nd Quarter 2022 issue of  Trains & Railroads of the Past Trains & Railroads of the Past has arrived.
June 14, 2022
Magazines The July 2022 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The July 2022 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The July/August 2022 issue of  Classic Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains has arrived.
Magazines The Trains Special issue:  Norfolk Southern at 40 Norfolk Southern at 40 has arrived.
The Summer 2022 issue of  Classic Trains Classic Trains has arrived.
May 25, 2022
Magazines The May/June 2022 issue of  Branchline Branchline has arrived.
The March/April 2022 issue of  Canadian Rail Canadian Rail has arrived.
The July/August 2022 issue of  N Scale N-Scale has arrived.
May 21, 2022
Magazines The May/June 2022 issue of  Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette the Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette has arrived.
The June 2022 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
The June 2022 issue of  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
Magazines Issue 2022-2 of the  Passenger Train Journal Passenger Train Journal has arrived.
The June 2022 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
BOOKs A new book from Kalmbach: Guide to Electro-Motive E and F units
 Building What's in a Photo

N Scale  Broadway Limited Logo
New from Broadway Limited: SD70ACe locomotives. Quebec North Shore & Labrador and Union Pacific: two road numbers each.
 QNS&L SD70ACe
May 14, 2022
BOOKs A new book from Kalmbach: Building What's in a Photo
 Building What's in a Photo

May 10, 2022
Magazines The June 2022 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The June 2022 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The May/June 2022 issue of  Live Steam Live Steam & Outdoor Railroading has arrived.
Magazines The 2022 Special Issue:  Model Railroading the Ultimate Guide 2022 Model Railroading The Ultimate Guide 2022, has arrived.
The 2022 Classic Trains Special Issue:  Steams Lost Empire III Steams Lost Empire III, has arrived.
May 7, 2022
Magazines The 2021 issue of  2021 Passener Train Anuual Passenger Train Annual has arrived.
April 29, 2022
Magazines The May 2022 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
The May 2022 issue of  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
The 2nd Quarter 2022 issue of  HO Collector HO Collector has arrived.
Magazines The May 2022 Issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
The March/April Issue of  Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette has arrived.
April 21, 2022
HOe / HOn30 / HOn 2 1/2  Kato Trains Logo
New from Kato in collaberation with Peco - 009 Ffestiniog Railway 0-4-0 Small England - "Princess".
 Princess
New from Kato in Collaboration with Peco - 009 Ffestiniog Railway 0-4-0 Small England - "Prince".
 Prince
009 Small England Mechanism only.
 Prince
Beautiful little models. Very well finished. Run smooth. The tender provides additional pickup. No idea how to get a DCC decoder in the model - yet.
HO  Kato Trains Logo
New from Kato in HO Scale - Red Foxes.
 Red Foxes
New from Kato in HO Scale - Racoon Dogs.
 Racoon Dog
New from Kato in HO Scale - Japanese Cats.
 Cats
New from Kato in HO Scale - Shiba Dogs.
 Prince
DCC We have a restock of Tam Valley Forg Juicers: Single, Double and Hex.
April 19, 2022
Magazines Issue Vol 21, No 1 of  CN Lines CN Lines has arrived.
The May/June 2022 issue of  N Scale N-Scale Magazine has arrived.
April 14, 2022
Misc Do you need a small camera to run around your layout?
If so the Estes Universal Astrocam might be just right for you.  Camera
Small enough to fit on an N-Scale flat car  Camera on N-Scale Flat Car it can go anywhere you can run a train.
It charges from a USB port and looks like a USB drive when transferring files to the computer. Up to 40 minutes of battery life.
Misc Formed in 1999 the Mainland Modular Railway Society is shutting down. They have a list of assests for sale.
Load a copy here
April 8, 2022
Magazines The May 2022 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The May 2022 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The May/June 2022 issue of  Classic Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains has arrived.
Magazines Issue 85 - April 2022 of  Narrow Gauge Downunder Narrow Gauge Downunder has arrived.
BOOKs The Canadian Trcakside Guide 2022 has arrived.
 Canadian Trackside Guide 2022

April 1, 2022
N Scale  Micro Trains Logo
New from Micro Trains, a CPR Wood caboose - script lettering.
 CPR Wood Caboose CPR Wood Caboose
BOOKs New from Morning Sun: Canadian Pacific Trackside 1977-2012 with Conductor John Cowan.
 CP with John Cowan

March 31, 2022
Magazines The April 2022 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
The April 2022 issue of  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
The April 2022 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
Magazines The First Quarter 2022 issue of  The Milwaukee Railroader The Milwaukee Railroader has arrived.
BOOKs Back in stock from Kalmbach: Building Realistic Model Railroad Scenery by Kathy Millatt.
 Building Scenery Some interesting ideas here.

March 22, 2022
Magazines Issue 15-4 of  CP Tracks CP Tracks has arrived.
March 22, 2022
Magazines The January/February/March 2022 issue of  WCRA News WCRA News has arrived.
March 8, 2022
Books Second Print run has arrived.
From White River:  Shay Book The Shay Locomotive: An Illustrated History. A new book on Shays. New information in the 20+ years since the Koch books.
$ 130.00 CDN
March 8, 2022
Magazines The April 2022 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The April 2022 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The Spring 2022 issue of  Classic Trains Classic Trains has arrived.
Magazines The March/April 2022 issue of  Live Steam Live Steam & Outdoor Railroading has arrived.
BOOKs A new book from Kalmbach: Building Realistic Model Railroad Scenery by Kathy Millatt.
 Building Scenery Some interesting ideas here.

A book from Kalmbach: How steam Locomotives Work by Brain Solomon.
 How Steam Locomotives Work

A new book from Garbely Publishing: The Heisler Locomotive 1891-1941 - Revised and Expanded Second Edition by Walther C. Casler.
 The Heisler Locomotive 2nd Edition

March 5, 2022
HO Scale  Iconic Logo
Bus models from Iconic Replicas:
808-87-0203 Santa Fe Train Bus 1959 GM PD4104 Motorcoach  Santa Fe Train Bus
808-87-0205 Plain White GM PD4104 Motocoach
808-87-242AC Plain White FXIBILE 53102 New look Transit Bus with A/C
808-87-0257 Gray Line MC-7 Challenger Intercity Coach  Gray Line Bus
808-87-0271 Plain White MC-7 Challenger Intercity Coach  Plain White Bus
808-87-0323 Canadian National MCI MC-9 Crusader II Intercity Coach  CN Bus
808-87-0329 GO Transit MCI MC-9 Crusader II Intercity Coach  GO Transit Bus
808-87-0330 Gray Coach MCI MC-9 Crusader II Intercity Coach  Gray Coach Bus
808-87-0331 Canada Coach MCI MC-9 Crusader II Intercity Coach  Canada Coach Bus
February 26, 2022
HO Scale  Accurail Logo
New from Accurail: an Second run of a PGE Fowler Box car with a new road number and KC Brake rigging.
 PGE Fowler Box Car  PGE Fowler Box Car
Magazines The March 2022 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
The March 2022 issue of  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
The 1st Quarter 2022 issue of  Trains & Railroads of the Past Trains & Railroads of the Past has arrived.
Magazines The March/April 2022 issue of  N-Scale N-Scale has arrived.
The Winter 2021/22 issue of  The Sandhouse The Sandhouse has arrived.
HO Scale  Bachmann Logo
New from Bachmann: a CNR Impact Track Cleaner car.
 CNR Track Cleaner CNR Impact Track Cleaner car The Cleaning block pivots with the curves.
One side is a CNR Box car with a door that opens to show a load.
The other side is clear to show the interor loads. The railroad would use the car to demonstrate the effect of switching speeds on the internal loads.
February 25, 2022
Tru-Color Paint We are slowly expanding our selection of Tru-Color Paint. As well as a rack with over 100 different colours, we have an expanding selection of sprays.
  • 4008 Box Car Brown
  • 4009 Rust
  • 4010 Light Primer
  • 4011 Dark Primer
  • 4012 Gloss Oxide Brown
  • 4013 Weathered Black
  • 4014 Dust
  • 4025 Gloss Burnt Iron
  • 4027 Matt Mud
  • 4028 Gloss dark Red
  • 4029 Gloss Light Blue
  • 4030 Olive Drab 1942-1944
  • 4031 Haze Grey
  • 4032 Matt Inerior Green
  • 4033 Matt Rust
  • 4034 Matt Steel
  • 4037 Matt Sand
  • 4044 Gloss Fire Engine Red
Varying prices.
February 19, 2022
Magazines The March 2022 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
The 2022-1 issue 290 of  Passenger Train Journal Passeneger Train Journal has arrived.
BOOKs A new book from Morning Sun: Observation Car Color Portfolio Volume 3: FW&D - MTA by Robert J. Yanosey.
 Observation Car Color Pictorial Vol 3

February 18, 2022
BOOKs A new book from David Maiers: Stainless Steel - A book of Trains.
 Stainless Steel on the Canadian.

February 17, 2022
Magazines The November/December 2021 issue of  Canadian Rail Canadian Rail has arrived.
February 9, 2022
HO Scale New from F&M Models: an HO Scale CPR Snowplow Kit.
 Snow Plow Kit CPR Snowplow Kit  Parts List Needed parts
Magazines The March 2022 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The March 2022 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The March/April 2022 issue of  Classic Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains has arrived.
Magazines The January/February 2022 issue of  Branchline Branchline has arrived.
February 8, 2022
Magazines The February 2022 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
The February 2022 issue of  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
The January/February 2022 issue of  Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette Narrow gauge and Short Line Gazette has arrived.
Magazines The 1st Quarter 2022 issue of  HO Collector HO Collector has arrived.
January 29, 2022
HO Scale  Athearn Logo
The CPR G2 SD70ACu w/DCC & Sound have arrived.
 CPR SD70ACu Maroon & Grey Script Lettering

CNR Yard Tractors
 CN Yard Tracktors

BOOKs  Kalmbach Logo
The 2022 (8th edition) Tourist Trains Guide Book has arrived.
 2022 Tourist Train Guide Book

January 26, 2022
HO Scale  Rapido Logo
The 3rd run Rapido Steam Generators have arrived.
 CN 54 Scheme CN 54 Scheme
also CN 61 Scheme, Ontario Northland old and new, VIA-CN and VIA Rail Canada. Also a bogus CPR car.


A few minor quibbles. I doubt that the real steam generator cars were as loud as the model. The lettering on the CPR car is a bit too light. I will leave it to other people to decide if the CPR maroon is close enough.

January 18, 2022
Magazines The 2022 issue of  Model Railroad Planning Model Railroad Planning has arrived.
January 11, 2022
Magazines The February 2022 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The February 2022 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The January/February 2022 issue of  Live Steam & Outdoor Railroading Live Steam & Outdoor Railroading has arrived.
Magazines The January 2022 issue of  Narrow Gauge Down Under Narrow Gauge Down Under has arrived.
January 8, 2022
Magazines The January 2022 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
The January 2022 issue of  Railfan and Railroad Railfan and Railroad has arrived.
The January 2022 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
Magazines The 4th Quarter 2021 issue of  Milwaukee Railroader The Milwaukee Railroader has arrived.
December 24, 2021
O Scale  Lionel Logo
After a long absence (near two years) We have the  Lionel CW-80 Power packs Lionel CW-80 Power packs back instock. $ 195.00 Cdn$
Magazines The January/February 2022 issue of  N-Scale Magazine N-Scale Magazine has arrived.
The September/October issue of  Canadian Rail Canadian Rail has arrived.
December 21, 2021
Magazines The January 2022 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The January 2022 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The January/February 2022 issue of  Classic Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains has arrived.
Books From Kalmbach in their Layout Design and Planning Series of books:  Multideck Design for Model Railroads Multideck Design for Model Railroads. Proven methods for doubling your layout space.
December 16, 2021
Books Hand delivered this morning by the author, the NEW Barrie Sanford Book:  Tales of the KVR Tales of the KVR: The Kettle valley Remembered. A collection of pictures and stores from the men and women who worked on the railway. Softcover. All copies signed by the Author. $ 21.95 CDN
December 11, 2021
HO Scale  Peco Logo
We have the NEW Peco Code 70 #6 Turnouts  Peco Code 70 Turnouts

The Peco Code 70 #6 Turnouts are HO scale North American appearance.
The turnouts are then New Unifrog Style. The Unifrog is a cross between the Insulfrog and the Electrofrog. the turnouts are no longer power routing, both routes are live. There is a short insulated frog that can be powered by external contacts. The points have the usual Peco toggle spring.

Magazines The November/December 2021 issue of  Branchline Branchline has arrived.
Trains Magazine Special Issue  EMD at 100 EMD at 100: locomotive Builder that changed railroading.
December 3 2021
HO Scale  Kadee Logo
We have a restock of the Kadee HO Scale:  Christmas Car 2021 Christmas Car
November 26, 2021
Magazines Vol 20-4 issue 77 of  CN Lines CN Lines has arrived.
Vol 46, No. 3 issue 183 of  The Sandhouse The Sandhouse has arrived.
November 23, 2021
Magazines The June-September 2021 issue of  WCRA News WCRA News has arrived.
The Classic Trains Special Issue  Zephyrs Burlington'S Zephyrs has arrived.
The 2021 Special Issue  Contest Cars 2021 Contest Cars has arrived.
November 19, 2021
Magazines The December 2021 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
The issue 2012-4 # 289 of  Passenger Train Journal Passenger Train Journal has arrived.
The 2021 Annual issue  2021 Railroads Illustrated Annual 2021 Railroads illustrated Annual has arrived.
November 13 2021
Books First Print run Sold Out. Second Run due Feb 2022?
New from White River:  Shay Book The Shay Locomotive: An Illustrated History. A new book on Shays. New information in the 20+ years since the Koch books.
$ 129.99 CDN
Books New from Kalmbach  Bridges & Trestles The Model Railroader's guide to Bridges & Trestles by Jeff Wilson. Not sure if this is a replacement for - Model Railroad Bridges & Trestles: Volume 2 $ 28.60 CDN
Books New from Kalmbach in their Layout Design and Planning Series -  Building the Right-Sized Layout Building the Right-Sized Layout by Tom Klimoski. $ 28.59 CDN
Books New from Kalmbach in their Layout Design and Planning Series -  How to Design a Model Railroad How to Design a Model Railroad by Lance Mindheim. $ 32.50 CDN
November 9, 2021
Magazines The December 2021 issue of  Trains Trains magazine has arrived.
The November/December 20212 issue of  Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazeete has arrived.
HO  Bluford Shops Logo
New from Bluford Shops in N-Scale CPR Wood Chip Car CPR Woodchip Car conversion from 3-Bay Hopper
 CP Rail Wood Chip Car CP Rail Woodchip Car Conversion from 3-Bay Hopper
 CNR Woodchip Car CNR Woodchip Car Conversion from 3-Bay Hopper
All available in singles, two-packs and three-packs.
Books New from the Revelstoke Heritage Railway Society:  CPR Revelstoke Volume 5 Canadian Pacific Railway on the Revelstoke Division Volume 5 by Douglas R. Mayer $ 25.00 CDN
Books New from Morning Sun  SOO Line Power V 1 SOO Line Power in Color Volume 1: Swithcers & Covered Wagons
New from Morning Sun  Electric Railways of North America Vol 1 Electric Railways of North America Volume 1.
November 2, 2021
Magazines The December 2021 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader magazine has arrived.
The December 2022 issue of  Classic Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains has arrived.
The 2021 Classic Toy Trains Special issue  Toy Train Layouts for Small Spaces Toy Train Layouts for Small Spaces has arrived.
Magazines The November/December issue of  Live Steam Live Stean & Outdoor Railroading has arrived.
Issue #83 October 2021 of  Narrow Gauge Downunder Narrow Gauge Downunder has arrived.
October 30 2021
HO  Atlas Logo
New from Atlas in their Trainman Line: an HO Scale:  Halloween Car Halloween Car
 Kadee Logo
New from Kadee in HO Scale:  Christmas Car a 2021 Christmas Car
October 23, 2021
Books New from Walthers:  Walthers 2022 HO-N-Z Catalog the Walthers 2022 HO-N-Z Catalog. $ 24.99 CDN
N-Scale New from F & M Models in N-Scale
 CP Rail Wide Vision Caboose Kit  Back of Kit Package CP Rail Wide Vision Caboose kit. 3d Printed with additional details.
$ 49.99 CDN
A finished Model
 A finished CP Rail Wide Vision Caboose
DCC Back in stock after a long absence The:  Z21 System Fleischmann/Roco Z21 Digital system. Stuck at the border for over a year as the company that distributes it, would not ship to Canada.
October 22, 2021
Magazines The November 2021 issue of  Railfan and Railroad Railfan & Railroad magazine has arrived.
October 21, 2021
Magazines The 4th Quarter 2021 issue of  Canadian Rail Canadian Rail magazine has arrived.
The 2022 issue of  Great Model Railroads Great Model Railroads has arrived.
The November/December 2021 issue of  N-Scale N-Scale has arrived.
Magazines The missing issue, April 2021 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
The missing issue, May 2021 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
The November 2021 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
Magazines The November 2021 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
The missing issue, March/April 2021 issue of  Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette has arrived.
The 4th Quarter 2021 issue of  HO Collector HO Collector has arrived.
October 20, 2021
Calendars  2022 Model Railroader Calendar 2022 Model Railroader and  2022 Trains Calendar 2022 Trains Calendars. $ 17.50 Cdn$ each.
Calendars  2022 BNSF Calendar A small selection of McMillan Publications Calendars have arrived

  • BNSF
  • Santa Fe
  • Union Pacific
  • Rio Grande
All are $ 22.75 Cdn$.
Books New from Morning Sun  Business Cars Vol 2 Business Cars Volume 2: CG - FEC
New from Morning Sun  Circus and Carnival Trains in Color Circus and Carnival Trains in Color .
New from Carstens:  Railfan For Life Railfan for Life
The Photography of Hal Carstens.
October 9, 2021
HO  Kato Logo
New from Kato in HO Scale:  Ninja Cats Ninja Cats
N  Kato Logo
New from Kato in N-Scale  Shinkansen Kato 10-1700 Series 0-2000 Shinkansen 'Hikari/ Kodama' 8 Cars Set (N scale)
New from Kato in N-Scale  Ninja Cats Kato 10-1701 Series 0-2000 Shinkansen 'Hikari/ Kodama' 8 Cars Add-on Set (N scale)
October 7, 2021
Magazines The November 2021 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader magazine has arrived.
The November 2021 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The November 2021 issue of  Classic Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains has arrived.
October 5, 2021
Magazines The 2021  2021 Garden Trains Annual Garden Trains Annual magazine has arrived.
Books New from Morning Sun  Business Cars Vol 1 Business Cars Volume 1: A&WP - C&BQ
New from Morning Sun  Rio Grande in Color Volume 7 Rio Grande in Color Volume 7 FRONT RANGE.
Books New from Morning Sun  Canadian National Power in Color Volume 3 Canadian National Power in Color Volume 3: Covered Wagons (Passenger & Freight).
HO  American Limited Models Logo
New from American Limited Models  GATC Tank Car ATSF GATC Tank Car as Delivered.
N-Scale From Broadway Limited in N-Scale
 CSX AC6000 GE AC6000CW - Sound & DCC - Paragon3 -- CSX 610 and 676 (blue, yellow, Boxcar Logo)
$ 321.99 CDN
October 1, 2021
Magazines The October 2021 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman magazine has arrived.
The October 2021 issue of  Railfan and Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
The September /October 2021 issue of  The Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette The Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette has arrived.
Magazines The September/October 2021 issue of  Branchline Branchline has arrived.
September 16, 2021
Magazines The September 2021 issue of  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad magazine has arrived.
The 1st Quarter 2021 issue of  The Milwaukee Railroader The Milwaukee Railroader has arrived.
The 2nd Quarter 2021 issue of  The Milwaukee Railroader The Milwaukee Railroader has arrived.
Magazines The 3rd Quarter 2021 issue of  Trains and Railroads of the Past Trains & Railroads of the Past has arrived.
September 14, 2021
Magazines The October 2021 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader magazine has arrived.
The October 2021 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The 2021 Trains Annual Special Issue  Trains Special Issue - Locomotive Locomotive has arrived.
Magazines The September/October 2021 issue of  Live Steam Live Steam & Outdoor Railroading has arrived.
September 11, 2021
Books We have a restock of the White River Book by Jerry D. Day  Rio Grande K36 Rio Grande K-36 Locomotives and
The Kalmbach 'Trains' Book  Cabooses Guide to North American Cabooses .
September 9, 2021
Magazines The 2021 issue 15-3 of  CP Tracks CP tracks has arrived.
September 2, 2021
Magazines The Summer 2021 issue of  The Sandhouse The Sandhouse magazine has arrived.
August 28, 2021
HO Walthers Proto Logo
New from Walthers in their Proto brand: CP Rail GP9 Phase II CP Rail GP9. Two road numbers, DC or DCC and Sound.
HO New HO Scale Bus from IR (Iconic Replica) of  Bolt Bus Bolt Bus
New HO Scale Bus from IR (Iconic Replica) of  Canadain Coach Lines Canadian Coach Lines
$ 56.50 Cdn$ Each
August 26, 2021
HOe Narrow Gauge We have a stock of European  Bemo HOe Bemo HOe models.
We have a stock of European  Rail Model Craftsman Liliput HOe and and some standard gauge models as well.
HO European We now have a small stock of European  Saschen Models Saschen Models in stock.
Glue After a long absence  Testors Liquid Plastic Cement Testors Liquid Plastic Cement is available again. $ 6.35 Cdn$
August 18, 2021
Magazines The September 2021 issue of  Rail Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman magazine has arrived.
The Fall 2021 issue of  Classic Trains Classic Trains has arrived.
HO Walthers Mainline Logo
New from Walthers in their Mainline brand: BNSF 40'-Trall Rebuilt Well Cars BNSF 40-Trall Rebuilt Well Cars. Also in Santa Fe Leasing (SFLC)
August 18, 2021
Magazines The September 2021 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News magazine has arrived.
The September/October 2021 issue of  N-Scale N-Scale has arrived.
The July 2021 issue of  Narrow Gauge Downunder Narrow Gauge Downunder has arrived.
Magazines The September 2021 issue of  Classic Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains magazine has arrived.
The September 2021 issue of  Trains Trains magazine has arrived.
The September 2021 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
Magazines The 2021-3 Issue 288 of  Passenger Train Journal Passenger train Journal has arrived.
The May/June 2021 issue of  Canadian Rail Canadian Rail magazine has arrived.
July 28, 2021
Magazines The August 2021 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman magazine has arrived.
The August 2021 issue of  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
The July/August 2021 issue of  Branchline Branchline has arrived.
July 19, 2021
Books New:  talesofthesilverlady Canadian Railways - Tales of the Silver Lady by David Maiers. $ 20.00 Cdn$
July 17, 2021
Magazines The August 2021 issue of  Model Railroader News Model Railroader News magazine has arrived.
HO Bachmann Logo
New from Bachmann BC Rail Center Beam Flat Car a 52' BC Rail Center Beam Flat Car. Close to what BC Rail had. $ 44.65
HO Bowser Logo
New from Bowser - Wood Chip Cars.
Wood Chip Car Black, lettered Data Only Car
Wood Chip Car Black, Ribbed Side, Data Only Car
CN Brown Wood Chip Car CN Brown Wood Chip Car
CP Rail Woodchip Car CP Rail Wood Chip Car
GT Wood Chip Car GT Wood Chip Car
$ 35.99
Paint Tamiya Logo
Since Testors and Humbrol Enamel paints are hard to get, we decided to bring in the  Tamiya Enamel Paint Rack Tamiya Enamel Paint Rack $ 3.35
July 16, 2021
Magazines The August 2021 issue of  Model Railroader magazine Model Railroader magazine has arrived.
The August 2021 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The Classic Trains Special #2 2021 issue  Steam's lost Empire Steams Lost Empire has arrived.
Magazines The 3rd Quarter 2021 issue of  HO Collector Magazine HO Collector magazine has arrived.
The July/August 2021 issue of  Live Steam Magazine Live Steam & Outdoor Railroading magazine has arrived.
July 13, 2021
Magazines The July/August 2021 issue of  Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette  Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette has arrived.
July 3, 2021
Magazines The July 2021 issue of  The Dispatcher's Office The Dispatcher's Office has arrived.
The July 2021 issue of  2021 On30 Annual On30 Annual has arrived.
June 29, 2021
Shows All 2021 Local Train Shows have cancelled. Hopefully things will be back to normal in 2022.
Books New from Morning Sun  CPR Power Vol 2 Canadian Pacific power in Color Vol 2: First Generation Roadswitchers. $ 89.99 Cdn$
Decals Due to medical reasons, Daly Design Decals is not producing any product this year.
I have updated our web page to show what we have in stock.
June 22, 2021
Magazines The July 2021 issue of  Model Railroader magazine Model Railroader magazine has arrived.
The July 2021 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The July 2021 issue of  Classic Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains has arrived.
Magazines The July 2021 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman magazine has arrived.
June 22, 2021
Magazines The July/August 2021 issue of  N-Scale magazine N-Scale magazine has arrived.
The July 2021 issue of  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
June 23 2021
N-Scale From Broadway Limited in N-Scale
 Christmas Stock Car Christmas Stock Car Single car with Holiday Sounds, or two-pack without sound.
$ 81.25 Sound
$74.99 Two-Pack
N-Scale From Broadway Limited in N-Scale
 Holiday Stock Car Holiday Stock Car Single car with Holiday Sounds, or two-pack without sound.
$ 81.25 Sound
$74.99 Two-Pack
June 12, 2021
DCC Digitrax Logo
We have received a restock of Digitrax products: BDL168, DS-52s, UT6s, UT6Ds and Zephyrs.
Magazines The May/June 2021 issue of  Branchline Branchline has arrived.
The March/April 2021 issue of  Canadian Rail Canadian Rail has arrived.
The July 2021 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Rail News has arrived.
Books New from Trains  Guide to Cabooses Guide to North American Cabooses.
From Trains  Guide to NA Diesel Locomotives Guide to North American Diesel Locomotives .
N-Scale  N Scale PikeStuff The N-Scale Pike Stuff panel has been restocked and cleaned up.
HO Scale  American Limited We have a selection of American Limited Tank Cars.
June 11 2021
N-Scale From Broadway Limited in N-Scale
 CPR Light Pacific CPR Light Pacific DCC and Sound. Rd#s 2317 and 2318.
$ 464.50 Cdn$
June 2 2021
 2022 Canadian Trains Calendar The 2022 Steamscenes Calendars have arrived

  • CANADIAN TRAINS Through the Years,
  • UNION PACIFIC Then and Now,
  • BNSF & Its Heritage,
  • SEASONS OF STEAM on Britain's Railways,
  • Nils Huxtable's NARROW GAUGE Memories,
  • The 'Friendly' SOUTHERN PACIFIC,
  • Nils Huxtable's PASSING TRAINS,
  • and Nils Huxtable's WORLD OF STEAM.
All are $ 16.95 Cdn$ and in stock now.
June 1 2021
The Central Hobbies Social Event of 2021 has passed. Inventory went very well Saturday evening.
Despite the short crew, most of the store was counted.
We are now working on finishing the job.

A Great Thank You to all our helpers: Gord, Don, Colin, John S., Nick, Fred, Paul, Jake, The Carrs, Kathy(2), Fernando and Nathaniel.
May 22 2021
Magazines The June 2021 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
The June 2021 issue of  Railfan and Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
Issue #25 2nd Quarter of  Trains & Railroads of the Past Trains & Railroads of the Past has arrived.
May 20 2021
Inventory 2021 The 2021 Inventory is fast approaching. Please pick up your holds before May 29th.
Magazines The May/June 2021 issue of  Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette has arrived.
The Summer 2021 issue of  Classic Trains Classic Trains has arrived.
May 18 2021
Magazines The June 2021 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
The Vol 20 No 3 issue of  CN Lines CN Lines has arrived.
The 2021-2 issue of  Passenger Train Journal Passenger Train Journal has arrived.
May 17, 2021
Magazines The June 2021 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The June 2021 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The May/June 2021 issue of  Live Steam Live Steam & Ouitdoor Railroading has arrived.
Magazines Issue #81 (April 2021) of  Narrow Gauge Downunder Narrow Gauge Downunder has arrived.
Books The Model Railroader  2021 Best of Industries 2021 Best of Industries has arrived. $ 27.99 Cdn$
May 11 2021
Books SOLD OUT
The  Canadian Tackside Guide 2021 Canadian Tackside Guide 2021 has arrived.
$ 28.95 Cdn$
N-Scale SOLD OUT
The Rapido Trains N-Scale 10-Car Canadian Sets have arrived.
 The Canadian
We have two sets left: 550005VIA Rail Canada (Original) 10-Car Set and 550006 VIA Rail Canada (HEP/Canada Scheme) 10-Car Set. Both $ 699.99 Cnd a set.
May 7, 2021
Magazines The April 2021 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
The April 2021 issue of  Railfan and Railroad Railfan and Railroad has arrived.
May 1, 2021
Magazines The April/May 2021 issue of  WCRA News WCRA News has arrived.
April 2, 2021
Misc Many updates to the 2021 Collection Pages
Roco, Liliput, Bemo, Brawa, and many more.
April 20, 2021
Magazines The May/June 2021 issue of  N Scale Magazine N Scale Magazine has arrived.
April 14, 2021
Magazines The May 2021 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The May 2021 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The May 2021 issue of  Classic Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains has arrived.
Magazines The Trains Special Issue  Last Baldwin Steaming the Last Baldwin Mallet has arrived.
April 8, 2021
Magazines We have received a restock of the February 2021 issue of  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad . The all Canadian Issue.
April 06, 2021
Magazines The Jan/Feb 2021 issue of  Canadian Rail Canadian Rail has arrived.
The March/April 2021 issue of  Branchline Branchline has arrived.
March 31, 2021
Books New to the store from Morning Sun  CPR Power in Colour Vol1 Switchers Candian Pacific Power in Color Vol 1: Swithcers. . $ 97.95 Cnd$
March 23, 2021
Various New items from an Large Collection are being listed here: 2021 Collection Page
March 17, 2021
N-Scale New from Kato in N-Scale:
 Kato Logo
 Thalys Train Thalys PBA New Colour Train
The Thalys PBA(Paris-Brussels-Antwerp) is a European high-speed train that connects France, the Netherlands and Belgium.
N-Scale New from Kato in N-Scale:
 Kato Logo
 Hayabusa Shinkansen Hayabusa Shinkansen - Basic Set
 Hayabusa Shinkansen Hayabusa Shinkansen - Three Car Add-on Set
 Hayabusa Shinkansen Hayabusa Shinkansen - Four Car Add-on Set
The Series E5 Shinkansen is a high-speed electric multiple unit used on the Tohoku Shinkansen and Hokkaido Shinkansen services.
March 13, 2021
Books New to the store from the White River Publications  Rio Grande K-36 Rio Grande Narrow Gauge K-36 Locomotives . $ 91.65 Cnd$
March 05, 2021
Magazines The April 2021 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The April 2021 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The March/April 2021 Volume 55 No. 2 issue of  Live Steam Live Steam has arrived.
Magazines The January 2021 issue of  Narrow Guage Downunder Narrow Guage Downunder has arrived.
March 4, 2021
Books New to the store from the Revelstoke Railway Museum  CPR and the Revelstoke Division Vol 4 CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY on the REVELSTOKE Division Volume 4 . The fourth Volume from Doug Mayer. $ 24.00 Cnd$
March 3, 2021
Magazines Issue 15-2 of  CP Tracks CP Tracks has arrived.
The March 2021 issue of  Railfan and Railroad Railfan & Railroad The Sandhouse has arrived.

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