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Links to Some of My YouTube Videos

Here are links to some of the garden railroad videos I have posted on YouTube: Garden Railroad Magic  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lBwUZnejAns Building ther Water Features  http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=_3UH00TR9m0  Building Trestles  http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=OkMeQFDif28 Building Red Rock Canyon  http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=UFn4HEqE7RI Building the Railroad Shop  http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=HT9ZyCeYTao      

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A Water Feature for the Layout

I decided to incorporate a water feature as an integral part of my garden railroad.  The water feature consists of four separate ponds linked together with streams and a waterfall. They are named for four of my grand-daughters. All four ponds … Continue reading

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My Planned Layout

Layout Concept The layout is a 1:20.3 scale garden railroad.  In general, it is meant to represent a narrow gauge short line set in the 1939-1953 timeframe.  The layout is loosely based on the Rio Grande Southern Railroad and includes … Continue reading

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