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Panamint Engine Facilities Updated
Just like with Ballarat, I added a new active sand house here in Panamint Jct. It looks much more organic to the scene now, compared to what used to be there.
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The Panamint Jct. Engine House
One thing I seem to have neglected was that the "engine house" had no means of venting locomotive smoke! So I have gone back and added vents so that the crews aren't smothered by the exauhst from their iron horses. And as small a detail as it is, I think it's added a LOT of character!
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Loading trestle
And here we have a loading trestle. This is used for the transfer of large "bulk" items, so to speak. It's more so for loading railway equipment if it's in dire need of some sort of rebuild of maintenance that the Ballarat shops can't handle. Or for bringing it new locomotives or rolling stock.
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Panamint Freight Transfer
I decided to make a few changes to the Panamint Jct. yards and revamped the freight transfer station. Sadly they're inactive and maybe Pencil will update them to actually load and unload freight. I used a pair of them, tuned opposite to each other and butted up back-to-back to form the platform. The "office" is a station building of some sort by Hobbyman350 and from the DLS.
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No.2 Santa Monica
This here is Los Angeles & Independance RR #2, "Santa Monica". 

This was one of Ben Neal's wonderful V&T 4-4-0 models (I think the Reno, correct me if I'm wrong) that has been wonderfully reskinned by my good friend :iconnictrain123: 
The historical LA&I only hat two locomotives and a few miles of track with big dreams of reaching Independence, CA via the Searles Valley. That never quite happened sadly. Though their first two engines were identical 4-4-0s built by Cooke in the mid 1870s. Although Ben's engine here isn't an exact match, it's pretty darn close! 
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gunslinger87
Andrew
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United States
Current Residence: Georgia
Favourite genre of music: Rock
Favourite style of art: Anthro, Manga/Anime, Mecha.
Operating System: DELL something or other.
Wallpaper of choice: Anything with a Steam Locomotive
Favourite cartoon character: The ones I make
Personal Quote: In the Lawless West, I am the Law, I am RENEGADE.
Interests
Yep! Sorry all, things have gotten utterly insane in the past few weeks. I even took a trip up to Athens late October and haven't even had the time to really write to you about that! >_<

But anyway, as much as I absolutely LOVE my job at the news studio here in Albany, GA... my personal life is almost non-existent... A certain family member is taking advantage of my finances yet again, and the number of true friends I've made I could count on one hand and still have fingers left over. I may have a great job, but it's not worth keeping if I'm miserable outside of my job. So while I was on my vacation to Athens I managed to get an interview, which I nailed and was hired on the spot. However the job is less ours, likely less pay, BUT I believe my personal and home life will be much more satisfying! And I won't be forced to be awake past midnight nearly every night of the week! :D

Anyway, my official move date is Nov 23, so it's close. Sadly I can't move everything in one shot. Just not enough room in the Kia Soul I'll be using. However I plan on coming back down to Albany between then and Christmas to fetch the rest of my worldly possessions. But I hope to move the bulk of it and the "Important" stuff *cough-model-trains-cough* up this round. 

Anyway, that's all for now.

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wick3d-lovely Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2017  New Deviant Hobbyist General Artist
thanks for the fave dude
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KendallCollins Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I've got some news for you:

1. The Durango & Silverton just created a new boxcar: www.durangoherald.com/article/… as a tribute to individuals with Cancer.

2. The Cumbres & Toltec was recently in a Netflix movie: www.railpictures.net/photo/591…

3. The big news....SHE'S ALIVE!!!! SOUTHERN PACIFIC NARROW GAUGE NO. 18 IS ALIVE: www.instagram.com/p/BLmR2qLhNd… THE CARSON AND COLORADO IS REBORN!!!!!
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FFDP-Neko Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2016
Thank you for the :+fav:
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Brit31 Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for faving and happy birthday for yesterday :)
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RyanBrony765 Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2016
happy birthday!
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:iconjoeltheswedishdragon:
'ello, mate. Has been a while haven't it? :icondragonxpplz:
Hope everything's goin' splendid fur ye.
Also,:icondragonglomp: would like to wish ye a very Merry birthday btw! :party::cake:
Hope this special day of yers is filled with joy n' lots o' treasures, man. Furry Birthday Hello And wish ye lots o' luck n' more goodies comin' to ye in the future. :peace::meow:
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spellboundsprite Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
HAPPY BIRTHDAY AJ!!!Bunny Emoji-01(Excited) [V1] 
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FFDP-Neko Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2016
Thanks for the :+fav: and happy birthday
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waltsland Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2016  Student Filmographer
Happy Birthday!!!have a awsome day!!XD
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WLynx Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy Birthday! Good luck)!
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