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Rochester Model Rails - Contacts
Rochester Model Rails
Rochester, NY
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Revised June 25, 2005

One of our purposes is to provide a "one stop shop" for
information about local train clubs, organizations, and upcoming local and western New York
railfan, model railroad, and toy train events.

It is not working out well to use our Newsletter or website for this.
Unfortunately, many groups are not keeping us up to date......

The information below may therefore be out of date.

NMRA Contacts in ‘Upstate’ N.Y. Areas

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NMRA - Niagara Frontier Region
In the United States, the NFR serves parts of Western New York State and a strip of Pennsylvania (from Erie, Penn.  north along the New York State Border). 

President: C. Richard Roth, PhD
P.O. Box 309
Waterford, Pennsylvania  16441-0309
(814) 796-0133   edinmetr  AT

Trustee: Clark Kooning
6989 Glory Court
Mississaugo, Ont. Canada LSN 7E2
(905) 824-6247    NFRT  AT

Achievement Program Coordinator:  Peter Nesbitt
1858 Cloverlawn Circle
Cloucester, Ontario  K1J6V2

Editor, FLIMSY:                NER Webmaster:
Craig Dunn                               Lex Parker, MMR
Craidunn  AT    lex  AT

Lakeshore Division (LSD)
In New York - Cayuga, Genesse, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Stuben, Seneca, Wayne, Wyoming,  & Yates counties.
David B. Mitchell
dbmitch  AT

Southern Tier Division (STD)
In New York - Schuyler, Chemung, Tompkins, Cortland,
Tioga, and Broome counties.

International Division (ID)
In New York - Erie & Niagara Counties
ID Webmaster:  Lex Parker   lex  AT

Allegheny Highlands Division (AHD)
In New York - Allegheny, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua counties.
In Pennsylvania -McKean, Warren, Erie, Crawford, and Potter counties.
Dave Shaw
2184 4th Ave., Cottage Park,  Lakewood, NY  14750
(716) 763-6211

NMRA - Northeastern Region

President:                                 Trustee:
Glenn Glasstetter                         Stan Ames
655 Hillview Rd.                         8 Higate Rd.
Richmond, VT  05477                Chelmsford, MA  01824
(802) 434-3316                          (978) 256-3062

Central New York Division
The Central New York Division serves NER members living in the Central part of New York State east of Syracuse.The CNY Division holds regular meetings about every six weeks at a location within the Central New York area. These meetings are announced in the Divison newsletter Red Markers, and on the CNY Division Website "When & Where" page:
Donald K. Andrews
454 Stone St., Oneida, NY  13421
(315) 363-8403


Model Railroad Organizations in the Rochester Area:

Edgerton Model Train Exhibit
41 Backus St., 
Rochester, N.Y. 
(585) 428-6769
Ongoing tours, September through June:
Tuesdays 7-8 p.m. & Sundays 1-2:30 p.m.
Contact: Bill Spanarelli  (585) 321-3802
kathys  AT

Genesee G Gauge Railway Society
Contact:   gggrs1991 AT

Genesee & Ontario Model-N-Gineers
Contact: Fred Enrich, Chief Engineer
105 Little Creek Circle
Greece, NY 14616-1538 
(585) 621-1542

Genesee Society of Model Engineers
P.O. Box 75
Oakfield, NY
Contact:   Mike Pyszczek  pyzek  AT

RIT Model Railroad Club
127 Lomb Memorial Drive
College-Alumni Union Bldg.
Rochester, NY 14623
(585) 475-2227
Contact: Mike Roque, President:
president  AT
Contact for newsletter participation: Otto Vondrak
ovondrak  AT

Rochester Area S Gaugers
This club holds monthly meetings at members' homes, and weekly workshop meetings.
Contact: Charlie Smith (AF toy trains) at (585) 381-7474 
cesmith  AT
Mike Shea (scale model trains, trolley, and narrow gauge modeling) at (585) 865-4978 
mikeshea  AT
Much S scale modeling and product information including can be found by visiting the National Association of S Gaugers at
S scale convention information is also on this site.
There are also S scale clubs in Buffalo and Syracuse.

Rochester Model Railroad Club
Rochester, NY
Contact:  Peter Darling   peter.darling  AT

Toy Train Collectors Society
Rochester, NY
Contact:  ????

Toy Train Operating Society
Contact: Norb Dewolf, 4516 State Rd. 14
Sodus, NY  14551-9525 
(315) 483-6715

Tuesday Night Gang
Rochester, NY
Contact:   Lou Nost     louis.nost  AT
Contact:  John Klahn   john.klahn  AT

Williamson Model Railroad Club
Williamson, NY
Contact:  Bob Lootens   RAL  AT

Prototype Railroad Organizations & Museums

National Railway Historical Society
Rochester Chapter
Rochester, NY

Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum
Industry, NY

New York Museum of Transportation
6393 East River Rd., Rush, N.Y. 
P.O. Box 136
West Henrietta, NY  14586
(585) 533-1113
Contact: Jim Dierks

Medina Railroad Museum
530 West Ave. 
Medina, NY 
(585) 798-6106
Contact: Hugh James at rrmesuem  AT

Western New York Model Steam
& Gas Engine Assn.
Contact Karl Stilson, WNYMS&GEA,
238 Avis St. Rochester
N.Y. 14615-3302
(585) 458-6826

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