Mr. DAPs’ Railway – Spring Has Sprung!

Mr. DAPs’ Railway – Spring Has Sprung!

Spring has arrived and with it, flowers. The garden surrounding the railway continues to grow and hopefully soon will be flourishing. The main growth has come from the roses that are now starting to create some awesome natural tunnels for the train to steam through.  In the future, there will be some wire arches to … Read more Mr. DAPs’ Railway – Spring Has Sprung!

The First Attempt at a Garden Railway – Part 3

Mr. DAPs Garden Railway – First Attempt – Santa Fe Train

My garden railway was starting to actually look like a railroad. It had a layout that was now embedded in lovely gravel and wound its way through my backyard. However, it was a little plain. I was given a book for my birthday that went into many different ideas for backyard trains. As I looked … Read more The First Attempt at a Garden Railway – Part 3

The First Attempt at a Garden Railway – Part 2

Mr. DAPs' Railway - The First Attempt

The time had come to actually start building a train in my garden. I had the train. I had the track. I had the power-pack. I had a general vision or plan mapped out on my iPad. I also had figured out where everything would be going into the backyard. Now it was time to … Read more The First Attempt at a Garden Railway – Part 2