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Salty21

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Posted 21 Dec 2014 21:24 in Locomotives and Rolling Stock by Salty21

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At what load?

I have worked on enough of them in my time, & on double lines with 1:40 grades on full loads very unpleasant to work & chocking with the fumes. Single line tunnel working  ...

- a6et

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Posted 21 Dec 2014 21:11 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by Salty21

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Site just released yesterday

[url=http://www.thirlmerefestivalofsteam.com/]http://www.thirlmerefestivalofsteam.com/

- exarmidale



A Garratt of a run!!!

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Posted 19 Dec 2014 20:23 in Locomotives and Rolling Stock by Salty21

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The reason for that was the ruling that prevented a garratt working through single line tunnels owing to the safety of the crews, especially on heavy grades.

That ruling I imagine would ...

- a6et

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Posted 14 Dec 2014 11:12 in Operators by Salty21

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Hi everyone

I was reading ARHS ACT's monthly newsletter today and in it it said that Espee Rail has been successful in gaining a five year contract to haul containers from Canberra t ...

- Steve82

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Posted 11 Nov 2014 20:53 in New South Wales by Salty21

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42101 put on an impressive display hauling six cars and 4501 to Moss Vale via Unanderra today.

There were quite a few people out chasing the trial so hopefully a few images will be  ...
- Bevan Wall

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Posted 08 Nov 2014 09:55 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by Salty21

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Wondering how the new ICE equipment is performing in the 32 class!

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Posted 04 Nov 2014 19:18 in ACT by Salty21

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Apologies for resurrecting this thread but I can't find any other thread for this locomotive (Besides the 40 thousand video's Bevan Wall has put up)

On Friday 31st October, 6029  ...

- LowndesJ515

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Posted 01 Nov 2014 23:05 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by Salty21

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As these are "self-drive" how does the safeworking work?
- Graham4405


Its an organized group a follow the leader type excursion!

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Posted 11 Sep 2014 19:10 in Trams and Light Rail by Salty21

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At least the video gives the people in Canberra what they might be getting!

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Posted 09 Sep 2014 20:14 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by Salty21

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Former Victorian Railways "Historical Display Carriage" 30 AV has been listed for sale on ebay.

http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/1890s-train-carriage-/111457317267?pt=AU_Transportatio ...
- oaksburyestate

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Posted 03 Sep 2014 20:43 in ACT by Salty21

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I joined a number of people following 6029 to Bungendore and back today, hauling 4403, 44208 an FS car, four Aurora sleeping cars, PHN and PHA, so about 565 tonnes at a rough guess. The t ...
- M636C

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Posted 24 Aug 2014 22:20 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by Salty21

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I must admit its not too difficult when its cool to cold and damp to record scenes that people will enjoy when you have a steam locomotive that has to work hard due to lack of diesel ...
- Bevan Wall

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Posted 24 Aug 2014 22:01 in New South Wales by Salty21

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Blowed if I know what was going on last night with trying to get the photo across.

Finally here tis

- a6et

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Posted 10 Aug 2014 12:06 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by Salty21

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Posted 09 Aug 2014 12:18 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by Salty21

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ARHS Canberra?
- michaelgreenhill


Yes Michael it's 6029 qualifying for its TOC from John Hollands!

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Posted 08 Aug 2014 23:08 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by Salty21

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Open floor
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Posted 26 Jul 2014 14:10 in ACT by Salty21

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http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-07-25/massive-steam-train-restored-in-canberra/5624482
- sambo

There was nothing repeat nothing in the preservation pages of this web site why???? I mea ...

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Posted 14 Jul 2014 19:22 in New South Wales by Salty21

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Not Bathurst either.
- a6et


Goulburn

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Posted 12 Jul 2014 12:54 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by Salty21

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Victoria Mill runs it a few times a year for local events around Ingham...so there's a few staff on the mill roster with steam tickets I believe.
- Sulla1

Thank you for the great video ...

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Posted 29 Jun 2014 10:47 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by Salty21

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Rather belated set of images from The Great Train Expo, focusing more on the activity surrounding the trains (though the trains do appear in most images.)

http://sjbphotography.smugmu ...

- Archer

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Posted 24 May 2014 12:34 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by Salty21

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[size=2]Restore G 1 for the centenary of the joining of the rails on 17/10/17 and the commencement of services on the Trans-Australian Railway on 22/10/17.[/size]

[size=2]The ...

- YM-Mundrabilla

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Posted 18 May 2014 00:08 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by Salty21

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God yes. Which I why I like R711's look so much and the paint scheme that K183 had(has?), along with R766's Crimson Red.
- speedemon08


Maybe one day she will be red again ! He ...

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Posted 25 Apr 2014 16:24 in ACT by Salty21

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VL7b3DgLTtw

Check it out!

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Posted 20 Apr 2014 15:16 in ACT by Salty21

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When are you going to stop this nonsense about secrecy? There is a lot of info about the progress on 3801 in the latest Roundhouse. At least a lot of smaller items are being repaired  ...
- nswtrains

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Posted 09 Mar 2014 10:03 in ACT by Salty21

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Sorry for the spelling, I meant Garratt Embarassed
- lsrailfan


The blogs been updated!!!

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