Thanks for that. I should have realised, my only excuse is that it was late
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and I was tired after driving home from Sydney.
From: LRRSA@yahoogroups.com.au [mailto:LRRSA@yahoogroups.com.au] On Behalf
Of richard horne
Sent: Sunday, 11 January 2009 12:05 AM
Subject: Re: [LRRSA] Kuridala Shay
Clearly a typo, Chris. PNG is Papua New Guinea.
New Guinea Copper Mines Ltd. 3' 6"gauge line from Bootless Bay to Dubuna.
Construction commenced 1918, completed 1921. Closed 1926.
'POLYGON' [Andrew Barclay 1544/1918] 0-6-0Toc ex BHAS Port Pirie, South
- [Lima 2478/1911] 4w+4wTG A class Shay ex Hampden
Cloncurry Mines Ltd, Kuridala, Qld. (New to Lahey
Bros., Canungra, Qld.)
From: Chris Stratton <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Saturday, 10 January, 2009 12:18:57
Subject: RE: [LRRSA] Kuridala Shay
Where is PNQ?
From: LRRSA@yahoogroups. com.au [mailto:LRRSA@yahoogroups. com.au] On
Of Dick Hollandtwo
Sent: Saturday, 10 January 2009 9:45 PM
To: LRRSA@yahoogroups. com.au
Subject: [LRRSA] Kuridala Shay
I've just received the book 'Copper at the 'Curry'. This book shows a
truck 3'6" Shay loco at Kuridala.Bay
It mentions that this locomotive was subsequently sold to the Bootless
Tramway, PNQ in 1924.
Excuse my ignorance aficionados, but where was this and what did it do?