Steve Funsten/Blue Ox Trains's Blue Ox Railroad (HO)

Over 1 Year on Tour
Contact Information
Steve Funsten/Blue Ox Trains
425 Market Place
Roswell, GA 30075
404-312-6467
Operating Group: 
North Atlanta Rail Barons
Wheelchair Accessible: 
Yes

Layout Tour Dates

Saturday, October 20, 2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

This layout is located at Blue Ox Trains store in Roswell GA. It is a 14’ x 6’ modular layout built to NMRA Standards with three oval mainlines and an 8’ yard. It is powered by Digitrax DCC with radio throttles and runs predominately Southern, Norfolk Southern and weathered rolling stock. The layout track work is complete and approximately 40% of the scenery has been completed. The track is all Peco code 100 with throttle controlled turnouts. 

Scale

HO

Size

6’ x 14’

Prototype

Freelanced

Locale

Southeastern US

Era

1970’s to Present

Style

Continuous Loop

Len. of Mainline

120’

Layout Height

40”

Benchwork

Modular

Roadbed

Cork

Trackwork

Peco Code 100

Turnouts

Peco #6

Min. Radius

29”

Maximum Grade

N/A

Scenery

35-40% completed

Backdrop

Partial photo backdrops

Controls

Digitrax DCS200

Wheelchair Accessible

Yes

Directions 

From GA 400, go west on Holcomb Bridge about 1 mile. Turn left at Hooters on to Market Place and the store will be about 1000’ on the right.

From Alpharetta Hwy, go east on Holcomb Bridge to the first traffic light and turn right on Grimes Bridge. Go about 400 feet and turn left on to Market Place. The store will be about 300' on the left.