WHAT'S NEW

July 1, 2008

December 22, 2007

June 20, 2007

February 23, 2007

November 24, 2006

September 12, 2006

May 6, 2006

February 14, 2006

December 23, 2005

September 30, 2005

  • Added "A Study in Depots" page, with links from the History Pages.
  • Added a page full of photos of the Savannah, Georgia Roundhouse Railroad Museum.
  • Split updates page into two pieces - it was getting too long.

June 8, 2005

  • Added one more gas station photo to the History page.
  • Added new historical photos to the Cody, Casper and Lander history pages.
  • Added Industries data pages to all layout towns with industries.
  • Added new photos to Progress pages.

March 2, 2005

  • Added Top Page News report about completing NP loop
  • Added new photos to Progress pages.

December 23, 2004

  • Changed Construction Pages layouts, and added new photos to Progress pages.
  • Added new photos and data to Casper, Glenrock, Greybull and Thermopolis.

October 20, 2004

  • Added Lander to the track plan, and moved Cody to a new location.
  • Added a Pictures page.
  • Rolled the Vacation 2003 page info into the appropriate location pages, then deleted it.
  • Revised location of Minneapolis staging yard.

July 14, 2004

  • Reformatted most pages to use thumbnail photos to shorten page-loading times.
  • Added Roadbed Factory to Construction Methods section
  • Added industries list to Operations page, and new industries pages for Lovell and Greybull.
  • Added new photos to Construction Progress pages.

April 2, 2004

  • Re-formatted Construction Methods page, breaking it into several smaller pages.
  • Added new photos to Construction Progress pages.
  • Added new photos to the Laurel page.
  • Added new photos to the NP Mainline page.
  • Began using thumbnail photos to shorten page-loading times.

January 19, 2004

  • Replaced main page top graphic.
  • Added a new graphic to the Wind River Canyon page.
  • Added C&NW depot picture to Casper History page.
  • Added a new view of Boysen Dam to the Powder River / Shobon page.
  • Added new photos to Construction Progress pages.

December 5, 2003

  • Maintenance only update - Slide shows were not working in Netscape

November 25, 2003

  • Added photos and descriptions to constructions pages
  • Divided construction progress page into several sub-pages to decrease loading time
  • Added some model photos to the NP Mainline Page
  • Revised some parts of the site so that Netscape works better - several pages had major problems when viewed with Netscape.
  • Corrected typos on various pages.

September 5, 2003

  • Removed those pesky hover buttons.
  • Added a page about our 2003 trip to Wyoming. That will stay here for six or eight months, then the info and photos will all be incorporated into the appropriate pages.
  • Added new photos to the construction page.
  • Added a photo to the main page slide show. 

July 2, 2003

  • Added slide shows to main page and first history page.
  • Reformatted most pages, reducing photos in size about 20% and putting them into tables.
  • Added new historical photos and descriptions to several pages. 

May 17, 2003

  • Revised most non-history pages, adding the new track plan and views of it where appropriate.
  • Added a new page with very large scenicked diagrams of the layout levels. 
  • Added a new Basin page, to reflect the inclusion of this town on the new plan. 

January 17, 2003

  • Added several new pages, mostly in the History section:
    • Basin History
    • Torrington History
    • A Timeline of prototype construction and events
  • Added more photos to many pages in the historical section. 
  • Split the main history page into two pages - it was too long.
  • Revised the formatting of many pages, and changed the fonts on all pages to Times New Roman and Arial, since a lot more people have these than the font I was using.

November 26, 2002

  • Added a lot of "new" old photos (and even some new information!) to many pages in the historical section. I'm building up quite a fascinating look at Wyoming in the first half of the 20th century!

October 17, 2002

  • Added new historical section, and revised other pages to link to it.

May 23, 2002

  • Revised entire site to improve (hopefully) readability and ease of viewing.

May 15, 2002

  • Posted new information about move from Wenonah to Merchantville.

January 12, 2002

  • Posted news of move from Wenonah to Merchantville.
  • Added additional historical detail and prototype photos, and/or rearranged, the following pages:
    • Cody Branch
    • Powell
    • Wyoming Mainline page
    • "Lines" page

December 5, 2001

  • Changed background for all pages.
  • Added Wyoming flag to main page.
  • Added additional historical detail and prototype photos, and/or rearranged, the following pages:
    • Orin Junction / Frannie
    • Lovell
    • Greybull
    • Worland
    • Thermopolis
    • Casper
    • Cody
    • Douglas
    • Glenrock

September 20, 2001

  • Added new, permanent opening page honoring the victims and rescuers of the World Trade Center attack on September 11, 2001
  • Corrected tons of typos throughout site 
  • Reset all pages so they display wider

July 18, 2001

  • Changed e-mail address in button 
  • Corrected miscellaneous typos and formatting errors

May 26, 2001

  • Changed photo on top Construction page
  • Fixed broken links to Construction Methods page

May 18, 2001

  • Added progress photos to Construction page
  • Divided construction page into Methods and Progress pages

April 20, 2001

  • Added comments to Operations page
  • Added comments to the Track Plan page, in the section about layout design software
  • Added comments to General Remarks page

March 28, 2001

  • Added Links Page
  • Corrected minor page layout inconsistencies

March 19, 2001                

  • Revised Helix detail drawing and page
  • Added additional layout statistics
  • Revised all pages for an easier-on-the-eyes look (the red gets old fast)
  • Added comments about the track plan and about layout planning software, to the Track Plan page

February 24, 2001                

  • Added counter to home page
  • Moved buttons to left side of home page from bottom
  • Replaced old track plan with revised version on Track Plan Page
  • Reworked all pages, including revised images and text.
  • Added additional buttons on station pages pointing to prior and next stations.
  • Added the map and description to the Wyoming Map page.
  • Added a new page with a large version of the Wyoming Map.

February 16, 2001                

  • Fixed reversed Glenrock and Lovell links in Wyoming Mainline page
  • Revised "Track Plan" Page text
  • Reworked Casper page as an experiment
  • Added "Lines" button to Home Page
  • Various other button fixes

February 15, 2001                EVERYTHING! Enjoy!

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