Work Session

May 19, 2018

 

To join the fun, contact the railroad at: WorkSession @ RedRiverAndGulf.net (no spaces)

 

Schedule


Saturday

May 19, 2018

0800 - 1800

 

1. Clear out flange ways of dirt on engine house leads

2. Clear out vegetation (for good with the extra dirt from engine house leads) near switch to eye

3. If we have enough hands, insert ties between end of serviceable track and washout

4. Cut ties for embankment near opening of washout culvert

5. Continue work on box set over culvert

 

*Numbers 1, 2, & 3 are doable. We'll do 4 & 5 if we have enough people show up.


 

What to Bring (Optional)

-Chainsaw (gas)

-Loppers

-Leaf Blowers (gas)

-Machetes

-Work Gloves

-Work Boots

-A Positive Attitude (Not Optional)

 

Accommodations

The Long Leaf Motel will sleep several people at no charge. Rooms are first come, first served.

 

If we run out of space, there are reputable hotels in nearby Alexandria and Oakdale.

 

At the end of the weekend, we will operate some motorcars over the repaired section.

In addition, we'll allow the volunteers to run the equipment around the Loop and out to Sandersville.