To develop an appreciation of and to
preserve an important segment of history “Tinplate Toy
Trains” through research, education, community outreach,
fellowship, establishment of collecting standards, and to
promote the growth and enjoyment of collecting and operating
toy, model and scale trains.
The chapter also directly supports the
activities and events of the Eastern Division of the TCA.
One of the most notable events is the semi-annual Train Meet in
also holds an annual Toy Train Show in Annapolis,
Maryland at the Annapolis Armory. In addition, a
similar Toy Train Show is held annually in Virginia, and
this year it was held on Saturday, September 14,
2013 at the Vienna, VA Firehouse at 400 Center St. S.,
Vienna, VA from 9-2 p.m.
story on the recent Catoctin Mtn Train Shop trip,
Read the article on the "Power House" built by the
National Capital Trackers, Inc.