Dan Mansfield's Georgia Railroad - Camak Division (O)

Over 5 Years on Tour
Contact Information
Dan Mansfield
4814 Wildrose Court
Kennesaw, GA 30152
770-420-9342
Wheelchair Accessible: 
No

Depicted is the Georgia Railroad in 1952, with steam and diesel power, freight trains and a mixed train; from Camak to Atlanta and return.  The layout is point-to-point with 250 LF of mainline, a branch line and large rock quarry. 

 

Operation consists of three crews and trains, using switch lists to route cars.  Control is Digitrax DCC with QSI sound decoders.

 

Scale

O Scale – 2 Rail

Size

1,200 SF

Prototype

Georgia Railroad

Locale

Middle Georgia

Era

1952

Style

Point-to-Point

Len. of Mainline

250 LF

Layout Height

48-in

Benchwork

L-Girder

Roadbed

Similar to Cork

Trackwork

2-rail Flex Track

Turnouts

2-rail by Old Pullman

Min. Radius

48-in

Maximum Grade

2 percent

Scenery

20 percent Complete

Backdrop

Painted Wall Board

Controls

Digitrax DCC with Sound

Wheelchair Accessible

No

 

Directions 

I-75 exit to Barrett Parkway, go west app. 4 miles, turn right onto Stilesboro Road, drive app. 5 miles, Hedgerose Subdivision (Rose Hedge Way) is on the left.