"Elk & Gauley" by Jeff Madden

Layout Status:
active
Track:
S
Layout Space:
11' x 30'
Layout Style:
Around-the-room, with peninsula
Track Manufacturer:
Shinohara
Rail Size:
code 100
Minimum Turnout Frog:
#6
Minimum Radius:
42"
Ruling Grade:
0% (main), 2% (branch)
Track Height(s):
44" to 50"
Total "Mainline" Track Length:
~100'
Completed:
benchwork: 100%, track: 90%, scenery: 50%
Setting:
West Virginia mountains
Railroad(s) Modeled:
freelance (Elk & Gauley), B&O
Control System:
DC
Notes:

The B&O portion models Grafton to Charleston. The peninsula is in the second room.

Jeff's layout is still under construction in this 2014 pair of photos, but his crew area is a fantastic example.


(copyright © Bill Winans; used by permission)

(copyright © Bill Winans; used by permission)

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