Water Run

H0, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, 24 @ 1 foot

The Reading Railroad has trackage rights


The Mixed train    Freight Train    Industries    Panoramas

Planning the conversion work

The Mixed train

Switching the Atlas Colour Works    Crossing the road/rail bridge    Over the High Bridge   

Stopping at Water Run flag stop    Dry Run Bridge    Going down the main and off scene


Switching the Atlas Colour Works
The siding runs through the works onto the fiddle yard to allow fulls in/empties out



Crossing the road/rail bridge


 
Over the High Bridge



Stopping at Water Run flag stop
 
 

Dry Run Bridge
 

Going down the main and off scene

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Freight Train

Coming on scene    Switching Resolute Mill Products    Over the high Bridge

Next the road/rail bridge    Going off scene


Coming on scene from the branch from the branch




Switching Resolute Mill Products


 
Over the High Bridge

Next the road/rail bridge



Going off scene

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Industries

Atlas Color Works    Resolute Mill Products    Riverside mine

Atlas Color Works

The color works produces paint from minerals such as ochre and materials such as charcoal. Processing is a mix of washing to remove grit, drying, heating, and grinding to ‘flour’. The ‘flour’ is then mixed with other material such as gypsum, raw linseed oil, and thinner to produced paint. The works also grinds mineral such as coal to ‘flour’ to be used as fillers. Coal ‘flour’ is used in the paper and fibreboard industries and in drills. The works receives tins and packaging.
For further details about paint see
http://chestofbooks.com/home-improvement/repairs/painting/Paint-Making-Color-Grinding/Venetian-Red.html


Resolute Mill Products

Riverside mine - now defunct

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Panoramas




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