L & K Railroad

George Bloodworth

Tour Schedule

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

Directions

See It On The Map

From 400 going North:
Exit Mansell Rd. and head West (left) (approx. 3 mi) Cross Hwy 9 (Alpharetta Hwy) (Wachovia Bank) Go to next light and turn right on Houze Rd.
After 3rd light ( Rucker Rd. - Eckerd Drugs )
Go 300 yards and turn right into North Farm Sub.
Go to 2nd street on right, end of cul-de-sac.

From 400 going South:
Exit Old Milton Pkwy heading West. (right)
Cross Hwy. 9 and go approx. 3 miles to Houze Rd. (Eckerd Drugs) (There is another Eckerd Drugs at Hwy. 9) (Old Milton turns into Rucker Rd.) Turn right onto Houze Rd. (Hwy. 140) Go 300 yards and turn right into North Farm Sub. Go to 2nd street on right, end of cul-de-sac.

From Hwy. 120 heading East from Marietta:
Go to Hwy. 9 (dead end) and turn left.
Follow Hwy 9 north to Mansell Rd. (Wachovia NE corner) Turn left to 1st light, Houze Rd. Turn right on Houze and go thru 3 lights. Pass Eckerd Drugs. Go 300 yds and turn right into North Farm Sub. Go to 2nd street in right, end of cul-de-sac.

Layout at a Glance

Scale HO
Size 38' X 22'
Prototype Pennsylvania, B & O
Locale Maryland, West Virginia & Pennsylvania
Era 1950 - 1960's
Layout Style Folded dogbone
Len. of Mainline 180' X 2 (tracks)
Layout Height 42" to 50"
Benchwork Open grid
Roadbed Cork
Trackwork Walthers code 83
Turnout Min No. 6 mainline, No. 4 yards
Min Radius 28", 24" hidden
Maximum Grade 2%
Scenery 10% complete
Backdrop Sky with clouds
Contols Digitrax radio DCC with Soundtraxx
Wheelchair Accessible Yes - Very steep initial slope

Updated: Sun Nov 17 19:06:01 2013

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