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Australian Railway History Magazine

12 issues per year Write Review From €4.42 per issue Australian Railway History is the bulletin of the Australian Railway Historical Society. Published every month, each issue of the magazine contains:

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• Full length articles on historical railways
• Historical and recent photographs

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Australian Railway History  |  ARH May 2016  


The May issue of ARH features Part 2 of Neville Pollard's account of Sydney's Metropolitan Goods Lines to mark the centenary of the opening of additional elements in May 1916. It reviews the changes that have occurred to the goods lines over the years, including closures, conversions to light rail and new infrastructure to separate freight trains from suburban passengers services.
Scott Martin and Philip Laird revisit the 1889 report by Major-General James Edwards on the defence implications of Australia's different colonial railway gauges and assess the effectiveness of various measures to create an effective national railway system.
Mike Quirk rounds off the issue with his account of the 1924 Gillens Siding railway accident in Queensland and the outcome of the subsequent inquiry into the accident.
Australian Railway History is the bulletin of the Australian Railway Historical Society. Published every month, each issue of the magazine contains:

• Latest research
• Full length articles on historical railways
• Historical and recent photographs

If you are a railway enthusiast and interested in the history of this important mode of transportation then this is the magazine for you. Download your copy today.
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   Highly recommended Ozzie Railway History Mag Reviewed Thursday, November 22, 2018
Anyone interested in Australian Railway history, this is a well produced, and high quality mag. My great grandfather helped built many of these railways in late 19C.

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