Mud Bay and Southern
Jim's enormous and smooth-running layout easily keeps 14 operators busy. Freelanced but based on modern Northwest prototype railroad and industrial operations, it features both long mainline runs and extensive switching work at large mill complexes and other industrial sites. Beautiful scenery and scratchbuilt structures evoke the feel of Northwest railroading.
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N Scale magazine: March/April 2001, Sept/Oct 2001, March/April 2002, May/June 2002
N Scale Railroading: Jan/Feb 2005, Mar/April 2005
Railroad Model Craftsman: upcoming in Feb or March 2012?
A. Scale: N
B. DC or DCC: Digitrax DCC radio
C. Dispatching/control method: Track Warrants
D. Car control: CC & WB
E. Mainline: 400' Mainline, 600' of sidings, yards, and industrial track.
F. Room size: 30' X 45'
G. Percent sceniced: 100%
H. Handicap accessibility: none
I. Maximum number of guest operators: 14
J. Minimum number of guest operators: 8
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