You want to run trains? You need a layout. Layouts can range in size from simple space economical shelf layouts along a desk to massive plywood empires that fill entire buildings. They all have two elements in common, a foundation and a track plan.
The Virginia Museum of Transportation in Roanoke, Virginia, features some of the only remaining examples locomotives, cabooses, and rolling stock of the great Norfolk & Western Railway. On display is N&W Class A 1218 and the jet-like 4-8-4 Class J No.611
Short-lived, but critically acclaimed, Rosebud Kitmaster kits of predominately British and European prototypes were, and still are, esteemed by countless model railroaders as some of the finest injection railroad kits produced until the past decade