Chesapeake Division

Mid-Eastern Region, National Model Railroad Association

Hobby Shops

This list is solely for information for the members and does not constitute an endorsement.

French's Trains & Hobbies Inc

Authorized service station for Lionel and American Flyer. Located at 30 Baltimore Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21222-4221 (410) 285-5809

MB Kline

Full service model railroad hobbyshop and internet sales, located in Cockeysville, Baltimore County.

The Moose Caboose

Specializes in local and regional railroads of the Maryland area in HO, N & G Scale. Located in Sykesville, Carroll County.

Pro Custom Hobbies

Carries more than 10,000 hobby items in stock with 4724 listed on their web site. Specializes in hard to find items and usually ships within 24 hours. Located in Eldersburg, Carroll County.


Custom Model Railroads

Custom Model Railroads specializes in the design and manufacture of model railroads, model railroad structures and kits.

MTH Electric Trains

M.T.H. Electric Trains proudly develops today's most popular & innovative locomotives, rolling stock, accessories & command control operating systems


Fred Lagno: Advertising PHOTOGRAPHY for MODEL RAILROAD Products

Fred Lagno has been photographing model trains for fifteen years. His photographs have won contests and graced the covers of magazines such as Model Railroader, Railroad Model Craftsman, Scale Rails, and the National Model Railroad Association Calendar.

All of the photographs and models are as you see them with little or no retouching. Fred has the versatility and skill to create fictional scenes so realistic you could almost believe you've been there!

Let Fred assemble, photograph and bring your models to life!

Model Railroading on TV

Workin' on the Railroad, DIY Network's series on model railroading.