Fort Worth 1925 route wip

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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby buzz456 » Mon Jan 15, 2018 1:02 pm

One more and then I'll leave you to it.
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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby AmericanSteam » Mon Jan 15, 2018 1:24 pm

The ATSF Berkshire reskin pack should be out shortly. I think that these use the NKP.
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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby CArailroader » Mon Jan 15, 2018 5:14 pm

AmericanSteam wrote:The ATSF Berkshire reskin pack should be out shortly. I think that these use the NKP.


No they use the freeware PM berk here on RWA. You also need to make sure you download the update for it or the repaints wont work.
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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby AmericanSteam » Mon Jan 15, 2018 5:17 pm

There are quite a few updates can you link the appropriate one?
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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby ET44C4 » Mon Jan 15, 2018 5:20 pm

I have included a link in the ReadMe file as well, but here is the update that is required:

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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby AmericanSteam » Mon Jan 15, 2018 5:27 pm

Thank you.
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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby gwgardner » Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:05 pm

Thanks all for the bridge pics, albeit in Dallas. Surely the Fort Worth bridges were much the same, and I don't think my renditions are far off. At least some of them.
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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby ET44C4 » Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:29 pm

I have a lack of knowledge of the area's history, but I would assume those bridges no longer stand, correct?
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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby buzz456 » Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:35 pm

ET44C4 wrote:I have a lack of knowledge of the area's history, but I would assume those bridges no longer stand, correct?

You assume incorrectly.......at least as of 2016 the pic with the kayaks is one of the bridges built in 1916.
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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby ET44C4 » Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:43 pm

buzz456 wrote:
ET44C4 wrote:I have a lack of knowledge of the area's history, but I would assume those bridges no longer stand, correct?

You assume incorrectly.......at least as of 2016 the pic with the kayaks is one of the bridges built in 1916.

I was referring to the bridges in Fort Worth, however that is some good information. Thank you for letting me know Buzz! !!howdy!!
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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby gwgardner » Tue Mar 27, 2018 11:38 am

Yea, I found a pic showing the four bridges. So indeed the four rairlroads did not build a shared bridge.

Kind of nice to know that I did it right on my route.
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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby wopflyer » Thu May 31, 2018 5:11 pm

I'm looking forward to this route. Keep up the good work! *!!thnx!!*
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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby gwgardner » Sat Jun 16, 2018 3:35 pm

I've been working on the areas north of the Trinity River, among them the stockyards and Armour and Swift Meat Packing. The shortline Fort Worth Beltway Railway was incorporated to handle switching in and around the stockyards.
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Re: Fort Worth 1925 route wip

Unread postby gwgardner » Sat Jun 16, 2018 3:46 pm

from the north looking at the various meat-packing tracks
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