June 2003

Garden Railways has been the leading magazine devoted to the hobby of outdoor, large-scale model railroading for more than 30 years. Each issue brings you step-by-step modeling projects, fascinating photo tours of garden railroads, unbiased product reviews, new product announcements, tips from the experts, and much more!

Plus, subscribers get exclusive online access to the Railroad Gardening Library, product reviews, project plans, bonus articles, and more. Whether you’re new to the hobby or a seasoned veteran, this magazine is for you!


From the Editor

Notes & news


Questions & Answers

Garden railway basics

Making them go

Looking back


Cross-country gardening: interior West

Plant portraits

Miniature coleus and white Pygmy dwarf cypress


Thyme and thyme again

Scribblings on a workshop wall

Building a raised deck platform


Raising steam

The history of small-scale live steam

History of small-scale live steam

Online station

Club directory

Product reviews

Accucraft's K27, Bachmann 2-6-0, Hartland electric, and more

End of the line

The French steamup

Insert: Plan #60

Build a 1:29 scale watchman's shanty and crossing gate


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