Perceton

Layout Description

This layout is terminus to fiddle yard layout designed for purely DCC operation.

The station has 2 platforms with a central track acting as a release road for the inner track. Just outside the station there is a small goods & coal yard. The trains run from the station via double track formation to a 5 road turntable/traverser for stock storage.

The main station building is modelled on the station building at Kirkcudbright .

It can be run in late BR steam and diesel eras.

 

Layout Operation

This layout requires 2-3 operators.

Track Plan & Exhibition Floor Space Requirements

The layout’s overall measurements is 24ft x 2ft with a minimum of 3 ft is required along the rear of the layout to allow for the operators
As the layout uses a 6 ft turntable/traverser, at least 3ft on both front and back is required at one end to allow the turntable to be rotated.