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Using Mock-ups and Building Bridges

To take a break from the monotony of spiking on the Mound City 1862 layout I thought I would review progress on the Peshekee River Railroad. The…

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194 inches, 776 ties, 3,104 spikes

Progress has been slow. I decided to spike every tie for a more authentic look. the finished results are looking good but it is slow…

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Hand Laying Track

Part of my plan for Mound City 1862 is to have authentic looking track work. That will mean rough wood ties, stub switches and code…

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