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Clinic at the 2017 Gateway NMRA Train Show

Gateway NMRA Announces Clinics for the Nov. 2, 2019 St. Louis Train Show

Make sure to attend these clinics which are part of the 2019 Gateway NMRA St. Louis Train Show on Saturday, November 2, 2019. Learn about the DCC++ and JMRI, N & HO Scale Locomotive Maintenance, and Scratchbuilding Billboards for Your Model Railroad. Find out more at http://gatewaynmr...
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NMRA-NRHS Tour of Micro Engineering

NMRA-NRHS Tour of Micro Engineering Co., Fenton, Missouri

A group of 27 members and guests from the Gateway Division NMRA and the St. Louis Chapter NRHS toured the Micro Engineering Co. manufacturing shop in Fenton, Missouri. Micro Engineering was started in 1964 under original name of “Rail Craft Products.” They manufacture a wide assortmen...
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Caboose Kibitzer, 2019, Vol. 69, No. 4

Volume 69 Issue 4 of the Caboose Kibitzer is Now Online

The fourth 2019 issue of the Caboose Kibitzer, published by the Mid-Continent Region of the NMRA, is now available online in PDF (Adobe Acrobat) format....
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Gateway Division NMRA Member's Holiday Party

Gateway Division NMRA Member’s Holiday Party – November 18, 2019

It's that time of year again, we're planning our annual holiday party. The party will be in place of the regularly scheduled November 18 meeting. This is a Gateway NMRA members-only event. Social hour begins at 6 p.m. with dinner served at 7 p.m. After dinner Gregor Moe will give a pr...
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Tour of Amsted Rail Company

Tour of Amsted Rail Company, Granite City

On Wednesday, May 29, 2019, a joint group of 28 railfans from the St. Louis Chapter NRHS and the Gateway Division NMRA toured Amsted Rail Co. foundry. The foundry, over a hundred years old, is the global leader in fully integrated freight car systems for the heavy haul rail market. I...
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Caboose Kibitzer, 2017, Vol. 67, No. 4

Volume 67 Issue 4 of the Caboose Kibitzer is Now Online

The fourth 2017 issue of the Caboose Kibitzer, published by the Mid-Continent Region of the NMRA, is now available online in PDF (Adobe Acrobat) format....
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El Dorado and El Reno Schoolbug

Doodlebugs, Grandpa and Me

One of the great rewards in this hobby has been the friendships I have made. This Doodlebug is special because it represents both my childhood and a very good railroading friend....
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Tour of Continental Fabricators

Tour of Continental Fabricators Inc. in St. Louis, Missouri

On Saturday, September 15, 2018, a joint group of 30 railfans from the St. Louis Chapter NRHS and the Gateway Division NMRA toured Continental Fabricators to learn how boilers, particularly steam locomotive boilers, and other heavy vessels were made. We learned a lot more details and ...
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Clinic at the 2017 Gateway NMRA Train Show

Gateway NMRA Announces Clinics for the Nov. 3, 2018 St. Louis Train Show

Make sure to attend these clinics which are part of the 2018 Gateway NMRA St. Louis Train Show on Saturday, November 3, 2018. Learn about the Frisco 1522 steam program, Arduinos and model railroading, and learn hands-on how to decal your models. Find out more at http://gatewaynmra.org...
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Continental Fabricators Tour

Photos from the Continental Fabricators NRHS-NMRA Tour

On September 15, members of the Gateway Division NMRA and St. Louis Chapter NRHS toured Continental Fabricators on Park Avenue in St. Louis. Continental fabricates pressure vessels, towers, drums, and many more items. They have special expertise in fabricating, restoring and rehabbing...
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Tour of Gateway Rail Services, Inc.

Tour of Gateway Rail Services, Inc., Madison, Illinois

Roger Verbeeren, President, Gateway Rail Services, gave an extensive tour of the rebuild shop, fabrication shop, wheel shop and some private rail passenger cars to a group of 24 railfans from the St. Louis Chapter NRHS and the Gateway Division NMRA....
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Tour of Gateway Rail Services, Inc.

Photos from the Gateway Rail Services NRHS-NMRA Tour

Roger Verbeeren, President, gave 24 members of the Gateway NMRA and St. Louis NRHS an extensive tour of Gateway Rail Services, Inc. We visited their rebuild shop, fabrication shop, wheel shop, and two private rail passenger cars, as well as viewing their inventory of passenger equipme...
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