"Santa Fe & Western" by Nelson Steinmetz (d)

Layout Status:
dismantled
Track:
S
Layout Space:
22' x 22'
Layout Style:
Around-the-room
Track Manufacturer:
handlaid
Rail Size:
code 126
Ruling Grade:
2%
Track Height(s):
44" to 55"
Total "Mainline" Track Length:
176'
Railroad(s) Modeled:
ATSF
Control System:
DC migrating to DCC
Featured In:
NASG Dispatch, Aug 2013, pg 12
 
S Gaugian, Sep 2002, pg 18
 
S Gaugian, Sep 1997

A partial overview of Nelson's layout.


(copyright © Bill Winans; used by permission)

The diesel workshop was a great place to store and show the many rare brass locomotives that Nelson had.


(copyright © Bill Winans; used by permission)

Part of the layout still under construction at the time of this photo.


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The far side of the layout shows the continuation of the backdrop painted on the wall.


(copyright © Bill Winans; used by permission)

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