These are web sites we've found that are related,
in one way or another, to large scale railroading.
If you know of a web site we might list here, please send Bob Waterworth an email.

Updated November 23, 2011

Arizona & Pacific Railroad The Arizona and Pacific Railroad, is located in Peoria, Arizona The roster of motive power includes MTC G-16 No. 582 and two Allan Herschell S-16s numbers 59-1873 and 60-1880. Two speeders, a handcar and three coaches fill out the MOW and rolling stock rosters.
Arizona Rails Home of the Ponderosa North Model Railroad Club
Amusement Park Trains The Original Park Trains Website
Arizona Model Railroading Society The club's purpose is to encourage friendship and cooperation among modelers of all ages and the promotion of the model railroading hobby as a pleasant leisure time activity. The club is located next door to Maricopa Live Steamers.
Assiniboine Valley Railway An awesome 1.5" railroad in Winnipeg, Canada
Big Creek & Southern Railroad The Big Creek and Southern Railroad, located in Pleasant Hill, Missouri, is a private track that is devoted to having fun. They are located south of Kansas City about midway between Lees Summit, Mo. and Harrisonville, Mo. There is over 4,000 feet of 7.5 inch gauge main line track.
Bills Railroad Links Eighty-four links to private railroads and trains, suppliers and manufacturers, link sites, hobby magazines and books, park railroads, model railroad organizations and other interesting links.
Bitter Creek Western Railroad A 7.5-inch gauge railroad located on the Nipomo Mesa just outside Arroyo Grande, CA
Buchanan Machine Works Welcome to my home page. I refer to my Home Machine Shop and Backyard Foundry as the Buchanan Machine Works. One of my first projects after retirement was to scratch build a 1/8" scale 7-1/2" gauge Climax locomotive.
Cannonball Supplies 1-1/2 inch scale, 7-1/4- and 7-1/2-inch gauge manufacturer and supplier
Chula Vista Live Steamers Chula Vista Live Steamers' website.  7 1/2" gauge railroad in Chula Vista, CA.
Colorado Railroad Museum One of the best privately supported rail museums in the United States
Colorado Time-Table News Paper Model and real railroad activities and contacts for within the State of Colorado
Discover Live Steam Live steam and diesel model railroading with links to live steam railroads worldwide.
E & S Lines 1.5" F7 A, F7 B, and GP 7 locomotives
Eaglewings Iron Craft Solid steel bridges and other railroad structures for garden railroads and 7-1/2" gauge
Get Machining Professional Quality Tools for Machinists
Great Steam Locomotive Web Site A treasury of information on full-scale U.S. steam locomotives
Houston Area Live Steamers Devoted to live steam modeling from locomotives to stationary engines to tractors and boats
Independent Live Steamers A very nicely done web site. Members are scattered across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Worth a look.
John's Alaska Railroad Page John fell in love with the Alaska Railroad and created this web site. Well worth a visit. Lots of good information.
Kap Pullen's Bluechipper Website Kap Pullen's website for machining guides, cannons and trains.
Kauai Plantation Railway Take a train ride into Hawaii's history on the Kauai Plantation Railway
Large-Scale Railroading

A Quarterly Magazine Celebrating Rideable Scale Railroads

Las Vegas Railroad Society Southern Nevada's only 100+ acre miniature railroad park and museum. Home of Bruno Platzer's 1.5-inch-scale Union Pacific Challenger.
Live Steaming Live steam and model engineering information from around the world
Live Steaming In The Pacific Northwest A photo site covering mostly tracks in the Northwest, but also CA. IL. MI. & BC Canada.
Live Steam Locomotives The world's only live-steam hobby supplier of 7-1/4 and 7-1/2-inch gauge articulated steam locomotives
Live Steam Magazine An in-depth guide to the world of steam power
Live Steam Tracks Map Amap depicting the location of live steam tracks in the United States. Thanks to Dale King for calling this to our attention. If you know of any tracks not shown on the map, please notify Mr. King at
Los Angeles Live Steamers Los Angeles Live Steamers is a non-profit corporation founded in 1956 to educate people in railroad history and lore.
Manitoba Live Steamers Association Formed in 1939, the Manitoba Live Steamers and Model Engineers build live steaming replicas of locomotives, traction engines, water pumps, and other types of steam engines.
Mason's Trains Live Steam Models of Distinction
Micro-Mark Model Building Tools and Supplies Micro-Mark is THE mail-order source for hard-to-find tools and supplies. A must-visit site.
Miracle Railroad Products Graphics and decals for the large-scale train modeler. Flags, shirts, signs and more.
Orange County Model Engineers Orange County, Calif., live-steam club
Paul Karczewski's Award Winning Custom Rail Cars Superb construction, amazing detail. Must be seen to be believed.
Phoenix Locomotives Located in England, this company makes very nice 5" and 7.25" gasoline locomotives.
Precision Steel Car 1/8 Scale Train Car Kits and Accessories
Railpace News Magazine The northeast's rail magazine and web site
RailRider Supply Speeders, trains, components, parts and accessories.  Nice site!  
Railroad News-The Altamont Press Provides daily western railroad news and discussion for railfans,
railroaders and train enthusiasts
Railroad Supply Co. Large scale steam and diesel locomotives, track and accessories
Rail Systems Co. Serving the large scale Live Steam/Diesel railroading hobby since 1989
RailsUSA Great collection of RR links

Real Trains

1-1/2 to 5-inch railroad equipment. You should look.
Redlake Junction

Come ride the little train at the Junction

Roll Models Inc. Locomotives, rolling stock, and much, much more.
Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railroad Welcome to the RH&DR on-line and the official website for Kent's (England) world famous mainline in miniature, the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway.
S & S Train Park and Museum 7-1/2 inch and 24-inch railroad in Farmington, Utah
Sahuaro Central

Often called “The Railroad Park”, the Adobe mountain Desert Railroad Park has something for everyone whether you’re into Model railroading, Railroad History, the arts, outdoor recreation or the need to just get away for an afternoon; It all happens against the beautiful backdrop of one of the most unique places in Phoenix, Arizona.

Schrader's Railroad Catalog Gifts for railroad enthusiasts
Shay Locomotive 1 1/2" Scale live steam Shay locomotive castings and drawings.
Southern California Live Steamers

We are located in Torrance, CA. A 7.5" gauge railroad. Free rides the 1st Sunday of each month. Visitors welcome. The SCLS was originally started in 1948 and was located at the Little Engines factory in Lomita. We moved to Wilson Park, Torrance, CA in 1986. 

Steam Team Turnhout" A railroad association, who designs, maintains, extends, improves and develops a miniature railway for passenger transport, more specifically for 5" and 7 " track. The association stimulates the interest and the construction of technical models of vehicles - stationary and running models with any kind of propulsion, with a special emphasis on railway vehicles. Mini-trains transporting young and old from the first Sunday of April till the last weekend of September, each Saturday, Sunday and holiday, from 1pm till 6 pm.
The Great American Train Company 7.5" gauge supplier of electric steam outline locomotives, cars, track and complete railroad kits.
The Tap and Die Company Taps, dies, and more from England. The boxes are as pretty as the taps and dies.
Tom Bee Couplers, trucks, freight cars and parts for the 1.5=inch railroader
Tools4Cheap Specializes in hard to find tooling  for South Bend , Logan , and Atlas Lathes.
Total E Toys Electric conversions for any existing locomotive!
Train Mountain Train Mountain Railroad Museum in Chiloquin, Ore.
Trains Magazine Books, DVDs, apparel, and more Monster railfan pages
Unionville and Western Railroad in Bloomington, Indiana The New Unionville & Western Railroad is a 1/8th scale model railroad currently under construction on 45 acres between New Unionville and Bloomington, Indiana.
Verde Canyon Railroad As the gentle iron giants wind their way through one of Arizona’s treasures, being onboard makes your senses come alive. You hear the wheels echo off the canyon walls, feel the gentle wind kiss your cheek, taste Arizona’s special blend of fresh air, or spy a majestic Bald Eagle effortlessly floating on a breeze calling for its mate. But the sense most energized is that of adventure…railroad style.

Yuma Model Railroaders,

Yuma ,AZ 

We will be displaying our HO Scale modular layout on the following dates:
 Nov 21 and 22, 2009: Southgate Mall  
Feb.6: Yuma Doll and Toy Show at Yuma Civic and Convention Center
March 30 to April 4- Yuma County Fair in the Theatre building

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