Timothy J. Horton


The following are some useful links for modelling the British Columbia Railway:


Accessory Pathways - authorized sales and technical support for Lenz Digital Plus products in Canada

Atlas Model Railroad Co., Inc. - numerous RTR PGE, BCR, BC Rail locomotives and freight cars in N Scale

Briggs Models - numerous kits for MLW RS-3, RS-18 locomotives and PGE/BCR freight cars in N Scale

Central Hobbies - Vancouver hobby shop; dealer for Briggs Models and Kaslo Shops resin kits in N Scale

CVP Products - wireless receivers and throttles which are compatible with the Lenz DCC systems

Details N Scale - decoder and lighting installations, lumber loads for flatcars and bulkhead flatcars

ESU - LokSound decoders for N Scale locomotives including engine and horn sounds of interest for BCR

GHQ Models - cast pewter models of construction equipment, farm equipment, trucks, etc. in N Scale

Intermountain Railway Co. - locomotives and freight cars of interest in N Scale for PGE/BCR modellers

Miniatures By Eric - cast brass detail parts for Canadian locomotives, etc. in N Scale

Pacific Western Rail Systems - exclusive dealer for NARC freight cars of interest for BCR modellers

Prairie Shadows Model Railway Co. - ready-to-run BCR bulkhead flatcars in N Scale

Tam Valley Depot - servos, decoders, frog juicers, and accessories for turnout control

Train Control Systems - decoders for N Scale locomotives, online installation guides


Clogg, Brian - an HO scale layout depicting the BCR Squamish Subdivision

Sokolan, Trevor - an HO scale layout depicting the BC Rail Dawson Creek Subdivision

Thomas, Andy - an N scale layout depicting the BCR at Fort St. John in the 1970s


Drill Size Conversion Table - this page lists all standard drill numbers and sizes - very useful!

Wiring For DCC - an excellent reference for wiring a layout for digital command control


Canadian Freight Cars - a collection of all-time rosters for Canadian revenue freight cars

Canadian Freight Car Gallery - a collection of online galleries illustrating Canadian freight cars

CNR Photos - a collection of online galleries for motive power and rolling stock including PGE/BCR

GTC Collectibles - an online index of available reference PGE/BCR equipment photographs

Hank's Truck Pictures - a collection of online galleries including Canadian tractors and trailers

RR Picture Archives - a collection of online galleries of railway locations, locomotives, equipment

South Peace Historical Society - an online index of historical papers relating to the Dawson Creek area