In addition to working trains and historical depots, the film includes the following miniature train layouts: Russell Tedder’s Live Oak, Perry and Gulf; Doug Farner’s Blue Ridge and Southern; Faulkner County Museum’s Missouri Pacific and Union Pacific; Tommy Little’s Rock Island; the Lionel Christmas display at Laman Library in North Little Rock; holiday lights at Garvan Woodland Gardens; and the Sugg outdoor train display at Hot Springs.
Other cities and towns featured include: Judsonia, Winslow, Newport, Adona, Mountainburg, Fort Smith, Austin, Palarm, Dumas, Pickens, Perry and Fordyce.
Airing in conjunction with “Steel Rails” Sunday, Nov. 22, at 1:30 p.m. is “Trains Around North America,” which traces America’s railroad history, telling the stories of the continent’s historic and scenic tourist railroads. “Steel Rails” will repeat Sunday, Nov. 22, at 11 p.m.
“Steel Rails in Arkansas,” 3:30 p.m