The construction of Longview has become a reality.
It was a chilly Colorado December morning but I managed to drive down to Railroad Avenue for a look.
The Barber opens at 9:00; before I go I will make a few snap shots of town.
Apples are .05 cents, this stuff keeps going up!
The new McDonald’s hamburger stand.
Looking at the details and some of the technique used.
Leaves in the gutter.
Looking west on Railroad Avenue.
The McDonald’s is a heavily modified MTH structure.
Dirty gutters and streets a must.
Birds eye view
Parking meter installation using a custom designed wire and hole system for easy removal and storage for layout transport.
Meters are from Artista
1952 Ford by Brooklin Models
Scratch built and kit built utility poles, lights, and signage.
Bragdon Chalks and Conte De Paris tailored to the right tones.
White decal paper from Testors provide striping and marking of the streets.
Scribing and grooving pavement.
Glueing of masonite and styrene to modules.
Stay tuned for more updates and watch Longview grow!