Eastern Maine Model Railroad Club Layout Description

Layout Owner/Location

   Owner/Builder’s name(s)

Eastern Maine Model Railroad Club

   Contact phone number(s)

207-479-2920

   Contact email

dahak@roadrunner.com

   Website

https://emmrc.freeyellow.com

   Layout address

405 Back Ridge Road, Orland

   GPS accurate for this address? (y/n)

Yes

   Parking capacity/where and how to park?

20 cars

   Any landmarks to look for to help find location?

 

Layout Description

   Name of railroad

Katahdin Valley Railroad

   Scale(s)

HO

   Approximate size of layout (ft.)

29 x 42

   Length of mainline track (ft.)

220

   Theme of the model railroad

Maine railroads

   Prototype roads represented

MEC,BAR, CP, KVR

   Era or time frame

1980

   Motive power type (diesel, steam, traction, electric)

Diesel

   Freight, passenger, or both?

Both

   Based on prototype or freelanced?

Proto-freelance

   Scenery methods and % complete

hard shell/foam    50%

   Track % complete

90%

   Control system (DC, DCC & brand, proprietary)

DCC NCE

   Will trains be running during the visit?

yes

   Other interesting information about the layout

Great backdrops and long branch line

Layout Viewing

   ADA accessible?  Describe limitations

yes

   Aisle width/ ranges (ft.)

2.5 to 3 ft

   Maximum visitors allowed in layout area at one time

10

   Average time to view layout?  (min.)

20 min

   Any unique characteristics?

Large paper mill, Dover-Foxcroft branch

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