Beginning our new layout in a new home!

The Denver Society of Model Railroaders has moved from our home in the basement of Denver Union Station.  We are just getting started. At this time, we are actively involved in acquiring a new home. We are looking forward to building a new Colorado Midland Model Railroad in our new location.  Please continue to check our website for updates on our new location and layout progress! If you are...
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Orthogonal plan view of the original layout (1935-2011)

During the month of June 2010 the University of Colorado Denver Center of Preservation Research conducted a full 3D scan of the historic Colorado Midland Model Railroad.  On the subject of the Denver Union Station Hotel project we have been granted full preservation of the Midland Route historic model railroad and will be a welcomed part of the historic Denver Union Station redevelopment that...
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Colorado Midland Scrapbook

Meeting of the minds Hugh Blaney & his wife Don Elliot joined in the 1950’s Ron Kieser joined in 1959 at age 16 Gerald Styles running his booth at the Narrow Gauge Convention Chooch and friends at the layout in the 1970’s Paul Smith with trusty Nikon Bob Cornell Chip Rovetta At the Portal to Progress Union Station movie opening Officer John Flauding Harry Sherman joined in 1945...
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Image Galleries Temporarily Offline

We’ve discovered a problem with our image gallery software and we’re working on a solution and new gallery system. We apologize for the interruption but we’ll get things back online as quickly as possible.
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Historic photos of the layout

1940’s Late 1930’s Late 1930’s 1950’s 1960’s Cabs, 1960’s 1930’s 1950’s 1930’s Roundhouse 1940’s 1940’s yards 1960’s 1960’s narrow gauge 1960's narrow gauge 1960's 1940's yards Roundhouse 1940's 1930's 1950's 1930's Cabs, 1960's 1960's 1950's Late 1930's Late 1930's...
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