Munro & Lever Long Creek tramway map


Petan
 

Topographical map; Mt Lindsay 1 inch to mile 1944 courtesy Richmond Tweed Regional Library. It is merged from scans I did in Murwillumbah Library. File size 11.7 MB Mt-Lindsay-1944-web.jpg

 

Has the Standard Gauge line through the Border Ranges to The Risk. If you look 5 grids west of the border railway spiral you will find the Munro & Lever Pty Ltd Long Creek tramway marked with “wooden rails”. This is in the Roseberry State Forest north of Kyogle NSW.


Two articles on the Long Creek Tramway;

Singleton, CC. Munro & Lever... Long Creek Timber Company. ARHS Bulletin No. 103, May 1946.

Rutley, G.  Levers Tramway Long Creek, NSW. LRRSA Light Railways No. 63, January 1979. 


Web material;

APPENDICES Appendix 1. World Heritage CERRA values http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/resources/parks/PoMMountWarningNPEtalAppendices.pdf 


‘Large quantities of marketable pine...’ a history of Upper Richmond River valley forests,  New South Wales by Jane Lennon http://www.foresthistory.org.au/Lennon%20Paper.pdf


APPENDIX 1: Short Account By John Corkill Of The Campaign To Protect Chaelundi State Forest http://daff.gov.au/SiteCollectionDocuments/rfa/regions/nsw-north-east/cultural-heriatage/thematic-forest-history-heritage-assessment-appendices.pdf 


Cheers

Peter Cokley



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