BCR Dawson Sub

British Columbia Railway , Dawson Sub. in N Scale by Timothy Horton

Come visit the BCR’s Dawson Creek Subdivision in N Scale as it appeared in 1977. This multi-deck apartment bedroom layout features sectional benchwork and wiring, LED lighting, prototypical track arrangements, servo turnout control, and realistic operations. This presentation will cover the prototype, layout design and construction, and operations. The BCR’s Dawson Creek Subdivision extends for 61 miles from Chetwynd to Dawson Creek in northeastern British Columbia. A small portion of the neighbouring Fort St. John Subdivision is also included. Additional topics covered are operating sessions held during the pandemic, equipment operated, and a train ride from Chetwynd to Dawson Creek.
photos by Tim Horton
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Biography Timothy Horton was introduced to model trains at a very young age and has been modelling the British Columbia Railway since 1983. He has authored seven books and numerous magazine articles on the railway and is a columnist and member of the Advisory Board for N-Scale Magazine. His N Scale layout was featured in Model Railroad Planning 2009.