Online station links for 2012

Useful links for garden railroaders taken from the pages of Garden Railways magazine
February 2012 issue

The "perfect" steam locomotive

Ron Ziel photographs: ronzielsteam.com

German-language video of stored Cold-War locomotives: youtube.com/watch?v=hh-7kiswF2k

Narrow-gauge engines used by the French Army in the Great War of 1915-18: www.ecpad.fr/les-petits-trains-de-la-grande-guerre-2

Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad's K27: youtube.com/user/CumbresToltec
April 2012 issue

Tips and techniques

Salt-water electro-etching: tinyurl.com/salt-etching

Evenfall Studios: tinyurl.com/workshop-books

Metal-machining techniques: www.youtube.com/user/mrpete222
June 2012 issue

Gardening/zone update

USDA Hardiness Zone map: planthardiness.ars.usda.gov

Arbor Day map: arborday.org/media/mapchanges.cfm
August 2012 issue

Internet archive: archive.org

The Wayback Machine: wayback.archive.org

Railroad news: travel.quickfound.net/railroad_news.html

Historical maps: oldmapsonline.org

Period travel posters: www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2012/02/28/
October 2012 issue

Fantasy and reality

Video by a commercial video studio: www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNRbocWYA5M

Brazilian perfume chain O Boticario advertisement: youtube.com/watch?v=RAYAz9Rf33Y

Locomotion from 1989: youtube.com/watch?v=468W7XW4Kpg

Univ. of Minnesota project: umn.edu/news/news-releases/2012/UR_CONTENT_389949.html

Promontory National Monument in Utah: youtube.com/watch?v=oM2A2NEaRqg
December 2012

7/8n2

7-8ths.info

7-8InchScaleTrains group at groups.yahoo.com

78ths.com

woodpecker2ft.net

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