Layout

Layout Overview and Technical Details

Click on place names in the diagram above to see photos of those locations.

Track Plan

Technical Details

Railroad Canadian Pacific Railway (CP Rail): Sudbury Division
Time Period 1970-79
Track Visible: handlaid code 55, 70 & 83
Hidden: flextrack code 100
Standards Maximum Mainline Grade: 1.5%
Turnouts (mainline): #8 or greater
Turnouts (industry & hidden): #6
Minimum Mainline Radius: Mainline 30 inches(hidden)
Track Centres: 2 inch spacing
Track Occupancy Control Dispatcher Controlled – Signalled CTC on Cartier Subdivision main line (in progress)
Branch lines are currently using a form of OCS (Occupancy Clearance System – like Track Warrants on US RRs) but may use Timetable & Train Orders in the future
Command Control System NCE DCC

Recent Posts

January Operating Session: Saturday Jan 12, 2019

Happy New Year from all of us at the WRMRC.

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A reminder that the next regularly scheduled WRMRC operating session will be held on Saturday 12 January 2019, from 12:00 to 6:00PM.

If you are interested in attending the operating session as a guest, please contact us via our Facebook page so we know how many people to expect.

For a full list of club events in 2019, please see our calendar page.

 

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