Victor Hand’s Layout Description

Layout Owner/Location
*Owner/Builder’s name(s) Victor Hand
*Contact phone number(s) 207-288-2921
*Contact email
*Layout address 41 Baymeath Road, Bar Harbor ME
Parking capacity/where and how to park? 20-In front of house & along road
Layout Description
*Name of railroad New York Central – Hudson & Electric Div
*Scale(s) HO
Approximate size of layout (ft.) 1800 SF
Length of mainline track (ft.) 1700 feet
Theme of the model railroad Transition Period circa1950
Prototype roads represented NYC
Era or time frame 1950
Motive power type (diesel, steam, traction, electric) Steam, Electric, Diesel
Freight, passenger, or both? Both
Based on prototype or freelanced? Prototype
Scenery methods and % complete Foam Insulation & Sculptamold – 20%
Track % complete Phase 1-4 complete – Phase 5&6 to come
Control system (DC, DCC & brand, proprietary) DCC – NCE
Will trains be running during the visit? Yes
Layout Viewing
ADA accessible? Describe limitations Basement Stairs
Aisle width/ ranges (ft.) 28”
Maximum visitors allowed in layout area at one time 30
Average time to view layout? (min.) as long as you like
Any unique characteristics? Under Construction