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LIRR

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Re: Wisconsin Central - Heritage Division
« Reply #735 on: April 23, 2020, 03:44:15 PM »
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not to nit-pick, but the road isn't 'closed'. it ends...……..the actual road part is 'open'.

well done either way.

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Re: Wisconsin Central - Heritage Division
« Reply #736 on: April 25, 2020, 12:11:28 PM »
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Its a matter of perspective, I 'spose. I was forced to work with what I had "in stock".

In the meantime, I got some grassing done around the foundry.











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Re: Wisconsin Central - Heritage Division
« Reply #737 on: April 25, 2020, 12:27:33 PM »
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Its a matter of perspective, I 'spose. I was forced to work with what I had "in stock". ...

Don't worry it. Both are correct. Locally, we have a nearly identical road-cut-by-the-RR situation (recently removed crossing), and its signs are "Road Closed". I'd run out for a pic for you, but the "out" part is a consideration these days.  :|
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Re: Wisconsin Central - Heritage Division
« Reply #738 on: April 25, 2020, 04:31:39 PM »
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Thanks. I feel better about my sign now.
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Re: Wisconsin Central - Heritage Division
« Reply #739 on: April 26, 2020, 11:38:55 AM »
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Some other areas on the layout could use some work too. I never did finish up the road's shoulders here:






And this area could use some grass, parking lots, and a picture from the shores of lake Winnebago (although I may have to wait until the summer train show trip for that).


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Re: Wisconsin Central - Heritage Division
« Reply #740 on: April 27, 2020, 11:45:35 AM »
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I like the silos on the backdrop...

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Re: Wisconsin Central - Heritage Division
« Reply #741 on: April 28, 2020, 08:04:04 AM »
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Things are looking good!  Glad to see you've been inspired.

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Re: Wisconsin Central - Heritage Division
« Reply #742 on: October 16, 2020, 12:19:47 AM »
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My version of Dale. The elevator is so wrong, but eh, it gives the right effect I rekon. It also helps to hide a seam in the sky here.
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Re: Wisconsin Central - Heritage Division
« Reply #743 on: October 16, 2020, 07:26:48 PM »
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W. Neal Glad to see you back working on this layout. This last scene sure has a lot of potential! ;)
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Re: Wisconsin Central - Heritage Division
« Reply #744 on: October 17, 2020, 12:08:26 AM »
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In looking at pictures of Dale Wisconsin in Soo Line days, my representation is wrong. But if you study pictures of it circa the 1990s, it more closely matches the facility during that time. And since I'm simulating it during the WC era, its not too terrible. Well, thats what I comfort myself by thinking...
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Re: Wisconsin Central - Heritage Division
« Reply #745 on: October 17, 2020, 12:45:55 PM »
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I don’t know @w neal - Soo Line F’s in from of a red wood clad elevator screams Midwest to me.
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Re: Wisconsin Central - Heritage Division
« Reply #746 on: October 17, 2020, 06:11:47 PM »
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Glad to see your layout again. Keep plugging away!