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Ohio N Scale Weekend Photo Album 2018

Words can not even begin to describe the annual event at Franklin County Fairgrounds. One more remaining day, Sunday May 20th, 9a-3p; $5.00 folks over 12; kids 12 and under free with parent/adult Here’s links for more details…and news on next year’s Ohio N-Scale Weekend   http://www.centralohiontrak.org/p/central-ohio-ntrak-n-scale-weekend.html    

Track Inspection: Lodi Railroad Museum

      Track Inspection Lodi Railroad Museum Hidden Gem of the Wheeling and Lake Eire By Giles Kennedy, Chief Editor and Founder The Ohio Railroader Website Ohio Valley Rails Facebook Page     There are many hidden gems of model railroading, rail attractions, and history throughout Ohio, The Great Lakes, and the Ohio Valley […]

10 Years and Rolling: Ohio N Scale Weekend 2018 Preview

10th Annual Central Ohio NTrak’s Ohio N Scale Weekend    The 10th Annual Ohio N-Scale Weekend 2018 will be taking place at the Franklin County Fairgrounds. 4100 Columbia St., Hilliard, OH 43026.  The show will be open to the public Saturday, May 19, 2018, from 10A-5PM and Sunday, May 20, 2018 from 9AM-3PM.  Participant events […]

News Update from Fostoria April 2018

From our friends at Fostoria Rail Preservation Society   Want to give you some information on upcoming events we are having here in Fostoria. Bob Lorenz and his wife Bea, Fremont Ohio residents, will be at the LE&W Depot, 128 W. North Street on Saturday, May 19 from 10-3.  Bob will have artwork, photos and […]

Cincinnati and Southern Revisited 2018

  By Giles Kennedy Chief Editor, The Ohio Railroader Website Founder, Ohio Valley Rails presented by The Ohio Railroader Website   Where to even begin? How about the beginning….   From the original visit for the website in 2012…(Wow, has it been that long ago?!?)   From Ken’s own words. “It was started in 1991 as […]

Hannah and Dad’s Dayton Train Show Adventure 2017

Hannah and Dad’s Dayton Train Show Adventure 2017 By Giles Kennedy Chief Editor, The Ohio Railroader Website Founder, Ohio Valley Rails Facebook Page, EST 2010   Originally; this was to be a review about the Dayton(Springfield) Train Show at the Upper Valley Mall. This is actually more about a day spent serving with Gail and […]

Mainline Tour: Miami Valley and Preview of 2017 Dayton/Springfield Train Show

Mainline Tour: Miami Valley (West Central Ohio) 2017 Dayton Train Show Preview By Giles Kennedy Chief Editor, The Ohio Railroader Website Founder, The Original Ohio Valley Railroad Gang Facebook Page, EST 2010   So, as with every Mainline Tour article….we give you options for those who quite frankly do not like trains. I.E. the rest […]

Octoberbash Sweet 16 2017 on the TSRR

Tennessee Southern Octoberbash  “Sweet 16” 2017 Once again, A Great Gathering of Modelers By Giles Kennedy Founder/Chief Editor The Ohio Railroader Website Chief Administrator The Original Ohio Valley Railroad Gang To be invited again to Allen Whitaker’s home layout representing his favorite stretch of Tennessee railroading; it was a great blessing. Notable folks in attendance […]

Fostoria Railfan and Grill 2017 Photo Album

By Giles Kennedy Founder/Chief Editor The Ohio Railroader Website Chief Administrator The Original Ohio Valley Railroad Gang   What sets us apart from imitators and critics is simply this. Many of the FB page members and those whom have visited this site has call us home and appreciate what we do.   This is not […]

Fostoria: The New Railpark Queen of Ohio

By Giles Kennedy Founder/Chief Editor The Ohio Railroader Website Chief Administrator The Ohio Valley Railroad Gang   The Iron Triangle of Fostoria and its Fostoria Rail Park will play host to the annual Railfan and Grill gathering on Sept 24th, 2017. http://www.fostoriaohio.org/visitors/ http://www.fostoriairontriangle.com/ The Railpark has been open to the public since the fall of […]