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Clinchfield

Multi-award winning layout "Clinchfield" by Robin McMurray

Received 'Best Private Layout' award at the 1984, 1985 and 1988 AMRA(VIC) exhibitions held at Camberwell

(hopefully, some photos of the layout will surface from the past and be uploaded)
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In the meantime, you may like to view the 5 second clip of the original N scale Clinchfield built by the late Gordon Odegard and being operated by him.
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The 5 seconds is at the latter part of the 1min 25sec YouTube clip at:


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(layout size - 13ft x 6ft)


The layout was based on the American Clinchfield Railroad, situated in the Appalachian Mountains, right in the heart of Hillbilly & Moonshine country. The lifeblood of the railroad being coal. Running on the model layout was loaded and empty coal trains, plus local roadside freight trains.