Main South Line - New South Wales, Australia

HO by Rowan Mangion



Name: Main South Line
Operator: New South Wales Government Railways
Period: 1950's-1970's
Location:

Upper Deck - Sydney to Goulburn
Lower Deck - Goulburn to Junee, Plus Hidden Staging
Train Room: Started January 2008
Layout Started April 2008
Work so far:
















Had to extend and insulate the shed first as well as add a workshop. Started construction of the frame work in April 2008 in the Corner Where Goulburn and Junee then built out from there. Started laying the under lay at the northern end of Goulburn through to Medway Junction May 2008. Track Laying started in July 2008.

Mainline finished in 2010

Track work completed:
Goulburn North - May 2009
Medway - May 2009
Moss Vale - June 2009
Illabo - November 2011
Goulburn South - December 2011
Mittagong - May 2013
Glenlee - June 2013


SPECIFICATIONS
DCC System EasyDCC from CVP
Duel Deck 20" between Decks
Track Micro Engineering code 70
All Points (Turnouts) Fast tracks number 6
Number of Points (Turnouts) 403 to build, 247 built so far
Point Motors Mainline only
Curvature radius Main line 30" & 28" siding Minimum 24"
Gradient Mainly 2.5%
Layout Size: 31ft X 30ft
Deck height



Lower Deck Starting at 36" at Hidden staging and Junee working it up to the Mid High of 56" at Goulburn them up to top staging (Sydney) at 76".

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