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Australian Steam: NSWGR

Posted: Fri May 27, 2016 3:36 pm
by Wolseley
A couple of photos I took back in 1970 at Broadmeadow near Newcastle.

C38 class number 3813 (4-6-2):
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AD60 class Beyer-Garratt number 6016 (4-8-4+4-8-4)
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Re: Australian Steam: NSWGR

Posted: Fri May 27, 2016 3:39 pm
by Wolseley
And a 19th century relic: a Z19 class 0-6-0 at Darling Harbour in 1970:
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Re: Australian Steam: NSWGR

Posted: Fri May 27, 2016 8:38 pm
by glencairn
Photographs of steam engines in Newcastle? :o Oh! In Australia.

Great pics. Keep 'em coming. :)

Glencairn

Re: Australian Steam: NSWGR

Posted: Sat May 28, 2016 7:06 am
by Wolseley
C30 class 4-6-4T 3135 at the temporary NSW Rail Transport Museum at Enfield in the early 1970s (at that the stage more or less just an accumulation of locos and rolling stock just waiting to be restored and properly put on display):

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Re: Australian Steam: NSWGR

Posted: Sat May 28, 2016 7:09 am
by Wolseley
Preserved C38 class (4-6-2), class leader 3801 in 1975 on a special at Lidcombe:

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Re: Australian Steam: NSWGR

Posted: Sat May 28, 2016 9:00 am
by sishades
I recently visited Darling Harbour and it looked nothing like the photo...How times have changed.

Re: Australian Steam: NSWGR

Posted: Sun May 29, 2016 12:03 am
by Wolseley
sishades wrote:I recently visited Darling Harbour and it looked nothing like the photo...How times have changed.


Here's what it looked like in December 1969:

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Re: Australian Steam: NSWGR

Posted: Sat Jul 16, 2016 9:42 am
by Wolseley
These two unfortunately, are no longer in steam, and are seen here rusting away at Enfield depot in the early 1970s.

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Re: Australian Steam: NSWGR

Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2016 12:44 pm
by Wolseley
A broken window at one of the Enfield roundhouses:

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