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Here are pictures of the construction of the railroad.

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There is always leveling to be done!

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Track Sections to be put in

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First day of ballasting.

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More trackwork.....

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Putting in ballast.

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Day 2 of ballasting

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And still more ballast!

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Then continue down the stright-a-way

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Where the bridge will be installed.

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Ballast work

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Backfilling the abumbments.

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Close-up of one of the soldered joints.

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The MOW car

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More ballast!

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Future Expansion...the curve will be taken out and the track will continue straight.

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And loop back around at the end of the old garden railroad site

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Josh starting the worst part of the bridge job, digging!

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An more ballast work!

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Jumper wires on each end.