Friday, July 31, 2015

NMRA Garden State Division Meet - This Saturday

Received the following via email. 

G.S.D. Meets are open to all - 
Bring a FRIEND
NMRA Garden State Division Summer Meet 
This Saturday 
August 1, 2015 at 11:00 am
Western New Jersey
Eastern Pennsylvania
WHAT???  - You are saying - Read On
            Join us for an enjoyable day in the area of the Delaware Water Gap. Locations like the Lackawanna Cutoff, the Paulinskill Viaduct, the Delaware River Viaduct, the DL&W “Old Road” Bridge, and many other historic locations in the area. This is the old stomping grounds of the DL&W, the NYS&W, and the L&NE railroads. 

            We will meet up at 11:00 am at the Broadway Pub in the town of Bangor, PA where directions for the layout tours will handed out.  But, before you leave Bangor, be sure to make a stop at the Slate Belt Heritage Center just down the street. Bangor is in the Slate Belt of Pennsylvania and there are interesting exhibits on the production of slate in the area. 

            In the afternoon, there will be three great layouts to visit.  Tony Koester’s Nickel Plate Road, Ed Suhy’s Santa Fe and Harold Werthwein”s layout based on the Erie
For additional details see the Whistle Post newsletter
on line at
Addresses and maps to layouts will be available
at the Broadway Pub 11:00 am on.

The NMRA Garden State Division is at