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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:

• 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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Australian Railway History  |  May 2017  


The May issue of Australian Railway History features Rodney Barrington’s impressive photo of SAR 520 Class locomotive No. 524 blowing down at Mile End locomotive depot on 3 November 1965, which sets the scene for his article on the history of the locomotive depots of the South Australian Railways.
Neville Pollard’s account of the fascinating Norton Griffiths saga in New South Wales which became a major political issue between 1912 and the 1920s. It was a period of upheaval that impacted on the State over subsequent decades. Colin Bull completes his account of Alan Parkinson’s career following his promotion to senior positions in head office and the issue rounds off with an Explorer piece by Percy Suckling on a tough night on a steam locomotive footplate in 1965.
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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