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Posted 10 May 2021 10:48 in New South Wales by M636C

My recollection is that the repairs were completed and the locomotive worked a train to Moss Vale and returned to Thirlmere for adjustments and painting.

At this stage a boiler wash was carried out ...

Thanks for your response Tony.    I have just managed to acquire a new Atlas RSD 4/5 for a good price so I will see how it all turns out

Cheers

Col
SaltyDog
The Atlas RSD-4s have a goo ...

If you can get access to Victorian Railways Working Timetables, certainly in the 1960s, these listed the composition by vehicle type of all regularly scheduled trains, so you could find which trains u ...

[quote=GrahamH]While we are wondering about what could have been I've thought (as an absolute novice when it comes to steam loco design) that the 55cl as a std goods type was backward when there were ...

Posted 20 Apr 2021 18:34 in Operators by M636C

[quote=scott4570][color=#000000][size=2][font=Roboto, wf_SegoeUI,]Wednesday, April 21, the Indian Pacific from Perth has been tabled for a consist of 35 cars.[/font][/size][/color]

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Posted 19 Apr 2021 11:13 in Victoria by M636C

No doubt there are reasons but it always intrigues me the power used on these trains.

I find it difficult to rationalise anything bigger than a single 48, 49 or T class.
YM-Mundrabilla
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Posted 12 Apr 2021 21:00 in Queensland by M636C

[quote=Sulla1]Can't help with plans, but the CLC model in this link might offer some clues. The red dot on the model also indicates they were available for 80km/h running with roller bearing bogies.

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Posted 05 Apr 2021 10:22 in New South Wales by M636C

[color=#000000][size=2][font=Roboto, wf_SegoeUI, ][i]How hard would it be develop a new Hunter Railcar with an electric motor and pantograph? I imagine the biggest issue would be if the Hunter Railcar ...

Sadly the video clip of the 1925 display track at Wembley is not available in Australia.

Peter

Posted 02 Apr 2021 11:13 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by M636C

100% for me, for once.

I was out photographing it yesterday...

Peter

[color=#000000][size=2][font=Roboto, wf_SegoeUI, "Segoe UI", Segoe, "Segoe WP", Tahoma, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif][i]Sydney Trains looks after all the road overbridges on its Sydney Metropolitan netw ...

I assume the bridge has the "call John Holland" signs on other bridges in this area.
Why call John Holland?

Main South = ARTC
Lockspike
I think most bridges on the Main So ...

[quote=Lockspike][quote]Lots of stakeholders involved, and pretty sure it's not the track owners responsibility.[/quote]It was a "railway's" bridge so would be ARTC's problem now, unless there's a get ...

[quote=tom9876543]Scomo is likes to rant about shovel ready projects to boost the economy. Here is an opportunity.

RMS should do following:

1) Short term fix - widen Silo Rd between Olympic Hwy an ...

[quote=DK]Hello,

I was wondering if anyone knew where I could get car diagrams of the commonwealth/GSR indian pacific and ghan cars showing interior arrangement, I would be particularly interested ...

[i][color=#000000][size=2][font=Roboto, wf_SegoeUI, "Segoe UI", Segoe, "Segoe WP", Tahoma, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif]An [/font][/size][/color][url=https://aboutregional.com.au/railway-bridge-closure- ...

Photos have been posted on Facebook.

[url=https://www.facebook.com/groups/NSWRailwaysPastandPresent/](4) NSW Railways - Past and Present | Facebook

This is an open site and can be viewed without ...

Has this Incident added extra rail traffic on the Main Western line over the Blue Mountains and through Parkes ?
Nightfire
Yes,

Some grain trains from Cootamundra to Port Kembla have  ...

[color=#000000][size=2][font=Roboto, wf_SegoeUI,][i]Everything is being diverted via Cootamundra/Colac (or Jugiong for small vehicles) or Young/Boorowa - the local detours are not sufficient for the t ...

[quote=james.au]Ive travelled over this bridge countless times and its always been a rough one with the approaches needing patches on a regular basis. Daresay it has been on the RMS watch list for so ...

Does anyone know any history of this bridge? A quick look at Google Maps Street View from Silo Road appears to show brick sides, underpinned by steel work.
Valvegear
The bridge would dat ...

Posted 29 Mar 2021 12:43 in Western Australia by M636C

[quote=Toad Montgomery]Roy Hill's latest ES44ACi unit RHA 1027 serial 66295 build date Oct-2020 has finally arrived in Port Hedland and is due to be unloaded off the BBC Olympus tomorrow the 29th Marc ...

[quote=Transtopic]The future operation of direct Central Coast Intercity services via the North Shore Line is still to be confirmed. I would be extremely surprised if any 10 car D sets were used, for ...

[i][color=#000000][size=2][font=Roboto, wf_SegoeUI, "Segoe UI", Segoe, "Segoe WP", Tahoma, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif]Surprisingly in the 1980's before CC trains used the NSL, we got off Platform 3 an ...

[i][color=#000000][size=2][font=Roboto, wf_SegoeUI, ]t's impractical to use the 10 car D sets on the North Shore Line or the Eastern Suburbs Railway and I'll demonstrate why.[/font][/size][/color]

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