Tag Archives: electric trains

New Roof for the Covered Railroad Bridge

One of the more popular articles on this site is my Building a Covered Railroad Bridge, originally published way back in March of 2011. When I build it I had no idea if it would last a few weeks, or … Continue reading

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Yard Art Notes–Head on collision!

I’ve added another bit of whimsy to my front yard, the “head on” wreck of the west-bound Fast Mail and the east-bound Morning Freight at the old abandoned truss bridge. Creating these static vignettes in my front yard have been … Continue reading

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Yard Art Notes–Halloween 2014

I love Halloween and have since I was a kid, which is going back a long, long, way. In keeping with the holiday I and one of my daughters have been decorating the front yard in typical All Hallows’ Eve … Continue reading

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Yard Art Notes–Using Figures Effectively

A few articles ago I build a “yard-art” piece using G-gauge pieces on a bit of leftover trestle I had lying about. The “Wreck of the Soggy Bottom Express” I called it. The first modification I made to it, in … Continue reading

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