“Backyard” Railroading on a Grand Scale

This blog ‘s title is the title of the vid. All the intro says is this:

“Backyard doesn’t begin to do this massive system justice: 15-inch gauge, one-third full size, a 10-ton steam locomotive, air brakes and handbrakes on cars, five [real] miles of track, two tunnels, a wood trestle, automatic block signals, two diamonds, a ten-stall roundhouse and a 40-foot turntable!” It’s not till you are well into the vid that a banner comes up telling a little history but NO location.

So, sit back and enjpy one of the finest 15-inch gauge locos and layout I have ever seen:

If anyone can tell me more I’d be delighted to hear from them.