Calm Springs Railroad(originally Calm Junction and Spring Railroad) is an outdoor large scale railroad located the Piemont-Triad region of North Carolina. It is a fictional shortline railway that has interchanges with the Southern Railway and Baltimore & Ohio Railroad. The time period is set as the demise of steam and raise of diesel-electrics, or roughly the early 1950s. The railroad is currently powered by an Aristocraft Basic Train Engineer set and began construction on April 19th, 2010.
Lithodora Diffusa "Grace Ward"
Gerbera Jamesonii "Gerbera Daisy"(Pink)
|April 10th, 2011|
Work on the railroad never really stopped, just didn't get a good pace until late fall, the building was removed in May 2010. Track was laid in March 2011 with the first operating train a few days later.
|April 19th, 2010
The new home of CSRR measures 50'(feet) by 30', and is on roughly a 4% downhill grade. The building and steps will be removed soon.