Southern Pacific, Mountain Park Division

Bill Robertson

Tour Schedule

Saturday November 09, 2013 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Directions

See It On The Map

Highway 92 proceed to Old Mountain Park Rd., head north 1 mile on Old Mountain Park Rd. At the stop sign turn left onto Mountain Park Rd, and immediately turn right onto West Lake Drive.

  

 

 

Proceed on West Lake Drive for .2 miles. At stop sign turn right onto East Lake Drive and proceed for about .3 miles. Our house will be a log home on the right with silver metal roof and an old-fashion zig-zag split rail fence.

 

 

Parking

 

3 cars on right side of road before our property.

2 cars in our driveway.

2 cars on our property, 100 ft further down the street where there’s a break in our split-rail fence.

2-3 cars on left side of neighbor’s cement driveway across the street.

 

Layout at a Glance

Scale HO
Size 9'X12'
Prototype Southern Pacific
Locale Southwest
Era 1950's
Style Island with 3 times around inverted oval
Roadbed Ballast on plywood
Trackwork Code 100
Min. Radius 20"
Maximum Grade 2.5%
Scenery Spackle over scren wire, 99.9% complete
Controls DC cab control
Wheelchair Accessible No

Sound: Steam and diesel in powerpack

Signals: Grade flashers and automated block and interlocking signals.

Yards: 5-track division point yard; 4-track stub yard; 2-track engine house.

7 industrial sidings.


Updated: Sun Nov 17 19:06:01 2013

^ Top