First Cars into Railway History Center is a free online Railroad Discussion Forum and Railroad Photo Gallery for railroaders, railfans, model railroaders and anyone else who is interested in railroads. We cover a wide variety of topics, including freight trains, passenger and commuter railroads, rail news and information, tourist railroads, railway museums and railroad history.


John 3:16
Always good to hear that railway history is being preserved for future generations.

That's why I'm glad the persons involved with preservation projects like this years ago helped fuel my passion for trains when I was younger.


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A big event to railroad buffs, historians, students and the Northwest Railway Museum as it has created a controlled enviorment in which to store, display and protect delecate historic equipent for public viewing and safe keeping. Thanks for all donations, effort expended by the museum staff and public support for this additiion to the cultural enrichment to the Seattle and surrounding area. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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