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Australian Railway History Magazine August 2017 Back Issue

View Reviews   |   Write Review Only €4.99 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

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Australian Railway History  |  August 2017  


The August Australian Railway History opens with Neville Pollard's account of the contribution made to the NSW Railways by Richard Thomas Ball, the country member of Parliament who served as Minister for Public Works and Railways from November 1916 to April 1920.
David Matheson provides the lead article, being Part 1 of his account of how Australian government railways made the transition from steam motive power to diesel and electric locomotives between 1951 and 1975.
Alex Wardrop presents a postscript to his former article on the timing of Newcastle Flyer trains which presents the results of his modelling of the timings of trains hauled by C38 Class locomotives and modern interurban electric trains. The issue rounds off with Tim Fischer's account of prominent individuals who changed trains at Albury Station between 1883 and 1962.
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

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. Reviewed Thursday, November 22, 2018

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