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Maroochy (The Steam Version)

Brad Peadon PdOB <alcogoodwin@...>
 

Howdee all,
                 According to Australiansteam.com, Maroochy was sold from her private ownership around 2007, possibly for scrap.
 
  Can anyone confirm if it was sold for scrap please?
 
Many thanks
Brad
 


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Re: Historical Acts of Parliment -railway construction

David in Avenel
 

Wouldn't hold your breathe on that one Bill, the west line - whilst new
signals are being provided - is very much a line of mudholes waiting for the
first few long and heavy trains to make them appear. Besides there is little
ballast on it so I wouldn't want to run fast in summer unless they are
expecting the heavy concrete sleepers to hold it in place.

On 12 September 2010 11:14, Bill Russell <bill.russell@...>wrote:



G'day Philip,

The whole story is told on Raiolpage/Victoria/NorthEast to Std Gauge (or
there
abouts). All 234 pages of it! Here is the link:

http://www.railpage.com.au/f-t11335280-s3345.htm

For various reasons the upgrade to the existing standard gauge (concrete
sleeper
replacement) was not as good as it should have been. The line developed mud
holes which
made travel for passenger trains (XPT) too slow to run a realistic time
table. Hence the
busses, The recent heavy rain in the area won't have helped. Freight trains
are still using
the line at reduced speed (in some locations). Your informant's "out of
service" was not quite
accurate.

The west line is having the final signalling etc. fitted and should be open
soon.

Regards,
Bill


On 12 Sep 2010 at 10:05, Philip Hammon wrote:

Morning All,

I was told at a dinner last night that the standard gauge track between
Albury and Melbourne is out of service, and that no program is in place
for repair, and that buses are being used to transport passengers from
Albury to Melbourne.

Can this be true???

Philip Hammon
Managing Director
Scenic World, Blue Mountains
Cnr Violet Street & Cliff Drive
Katoomba Australia NSW 2780
PO Box 1042 Katoomba NSW 2780
T +61 (0) 2 47 800 200
F +61 (0) 2 47 825 675
Direct Ext +61 (0) 2 47 800 220
www.scenicworld.com.au








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LRRSA@... <LRRSA%40yahoogroups.com.au>] On
Behalf Of David Langley
Sent: Friday, 10 September 2010 4:38 PM
To: LRRSA@... <LRRSA%40yahoogroups.com.au>
Subject: Re: [LRRSA] Historical Acts of Parliment -railway construction

I am having great trouble getting this website to work. I keep getting
to
the point of downloading a file and then it goes haywire. Things like
Adobe
says "does not start with a %pdf" or something. Nothing opens. If I try
and
"save to" it saves it as a browser document and I then find that freezes
my
PC. Anyone else having any success, obviously you are Scott but not me.


On 31 August 2010 21:43, gould_scott <sncs@...<sncs%40bigpond.com>>
wrote:



Hi All,

While looking for railway information on the web, I found the
following web
site:
http://www.austlii.edu.au/

Which has acts authorising the construction of various Victorian
railway
and tram lines.

Regards,

Scott




--
cheers
David in Avenel.


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Re: Historical Acts of Parliment -railway construction

Bill Russell
 

G'day Philip,

The whole story is told on Raiolpage/Victoria/NorthEast to Std Gauge (or there
abouts). All 234 pages of it! Here is the link:

http://www.railpage.com.au/f-t11335280-s3345.htm

For various reasons the upgrade to the existing standard gauge (concrete sleeper
replacement) was not as good as it should have been. The line developed mud holes which
made travel for passenger trains (XPT) too slow to run a realistic time table. Hence the
busses, The recent heavy rain in the area won't have helped. Freight trains are still using
the line at reduced speed (in some locations). Your informant's "out of service" was not quite
accurate.

The west line is having the final signalling etc. fitted and should be open soon.

Regards,
Bill

On 12 Sep 2010 at 10:05, Philip Hammon wrote:

Morning All,

I was told at a dinner last night that the standard gauge track between
Albury and Melbourne is out of service, and that no program is in place
for repair, and that buses are being used to transport passengers from
Albury to Melbourne.

Can this be true???

Philip Hammon
Managing Director
Scenic World, Blue Mountains
Cnr Violet Street & Cliff Drive
Katoomba Australia NSW 2780
PO Box 1042 Katoomba NSW 2780
T +61 (0) 2 47 800 200
F +61 (0) 2 47 825 675
Direct Ext +61 (0) 2 47 800 220
www.scenicworld.com.au








-----Original Message-----
From: LRRSA@... [mailto:LRRSA@...] On
Behalf Of David Langley
Sent: Friday, 10 September 2010 4:38 PM
To: LRRSA@...
Subject: Re: [LRRSA] Historical Acts of Parliment -railway construction

I am having great trouble getting this website to work. I keep getting
to
the point of downloading a file and then it goes haywire. Things like
Adobe
says "does not start with a %pdf" or something. Nothing opens. If I try
and
"save to" it saves it as a browser document and I then find that freezes
my
PC. Anyone else having any success, obviously you are Scott but not me.


On 31 August 2010 21:43, gould_scott <sncs@...> wrote:



Hi All,

While looking for railway information on the web, I found the
following web
site:
http://www.austlii.edu.au/

Which has acts authorising the construction of various Victorian
railway
and tram lines.

Regards,

Scott




--
cheers
David in Avenel.






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Re: Historical Acts of Parliment -railway construction

PH
 

Morning All,

I was told at a dinner last night that the standard gauge track between
Albury and Melbourne is out of service, and that no program is in place
for repair, and that buses are being used to transport passengers from
Albury to Melbourne.

Can this be true???

Philip Hammon
Managing Director
Scenic World, Blue Mountains
Cnr Violet Street & Cliff Drive
Katoomba Australia NSW 2780
PO Box 1042 Katoomba NSW 2780
T +61 (0) 2 47 800 200
F +61 (0) 2 47 825 675
Direct Ext +61 (0) 2 47 800 220
www.scenicworld.com.au

-----Original Message-----
From: LRRSA@... [mailto:LRRSA@...] On
Behalf Of David Langley
Sent: Friday, 10 September 2010 4:38 PM
To: LRRSA@...
Subject: Re: [LRRSA] Historical Acts of Parliment -railway construction

I am having great trouble getting this website to work. I keep getting
to
the point of downloading a file and then it goes haywire. Things like
Adobe
says "does not start with a %pdf" or something. Nothing opens. If I try
and
"save to" it saves it as a browser document and I then find that freezes
my
PC. Anyone else having any success, obviously you are Scott but not me.


On 31 August 2010 21:43, gould_scott <sncs@...> wrote:



Hi All,

While looking for railway information on the web, I found the
following web
site:
http://www.austlii.edu.au/

Which has acts authorising the construction of various Victorian
railway
and tram lines.

Regards,

Scott




--
cheers
David in Avenel.


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Re: Couillet 986/1889

Frank Stamford
 

Hello Chris,

Whistle Stop was near Frankston, about 40km south of Melbourne. It closed about 35 years ago.

Couillet loco No.986 is now privately owned but leased to the Puffing Billy Railway. It is currently out of service for boiler work.

Regards,

Frank

On 10/09/2010, at 9:22 PM, "Chris Stratton" <gm4201@...> wrote:

I saw it but didn't know where it was filmed. Is Whistle Stop gone?


Re: Couillet 986/1889

Chris Stratton
 

I saw it but didn't know where it was filmed. Is Whistle Stop gone?

Regards,
CS

-----Original Message-----
From: LRRSA@... [mailto:LRRSA@...]
On Behalf Of chy_gwel_an_meneth
Sent: Friday, 10 September 2010 4:56 PM
To: LRRSA@...
Subject: [LRRSA] Couillet 986/1889


Of possible interest to followers of ex-gasworks locomotives . . .

Société Anonyme Usines Métallurgiques du Hainaut (Couillet) 986/1889
made an appearance on "Spicks and Specks" on the ABC on Wednesday
night. The ex-West Melbourne gasworks loco was filmed c.1970 at Whistle
Stop at Frankston, and features Kamahl. Missed it?
Go to http://www.abc.net.au/iview/#/view/635224 for 10 seconds of what
must be a couple of minutes' film from the ABC archives. (It's close to
the
start so you won't have to download many MB's).

It would seem to be a clone of The Seekers doing Morningtown Ride on
Puffing Billy as Kamahl sings the same song. (I think I'll stick with The
Seekers
version - Kamahl is no Judith Durham!)
Interestingly, it's the first really good quality film of the
Whistlestop railway
that I've seen although there must be other stuff around; it brought back
memories of the VLRRS tour to Whistlestop a long, long time ago . . .

cheers Phil Rickard


Re: Historical Acts of Parliment -railway construction

Eddie Oliver <eoliver@...>
 

David Langley wrote:
I am having great trouble getting this website to work. I keep getting to
the point of downloading a file and then it goes haywire. Things like Adobe
says "does not start with a %pdf" or something. Nothing opens. If I try and
"save to" it saves it as a browser document and I then find that freezes my
PC. Anyone else having any success, obviously you are Scott but not me.
I don't have any problems accessing it either with firefox at home or with IE and chrome at work. It is a highly reputable and reliable site.


Hi All,

While looking for railway information on the web, I found the following web
site:
http://www.austlii.edu.au


Couillet 986/1889

chy_gwel_an_meneth <chy_gwel_an_meneth@...>
 

Of possible interest to followers of ex-gasworks locomotives . . .

Société Anonyme Usines Métallurgiques du Hainaut (Couillet) 986/1889 made an appearance on "Spicks and Specks" on the ABC on Wednesday night. The ex-West Melbourne gasworks loco was filmed c.1970 at Whistle Stop at Frankston, and features Kamahl. Missed it?
Go to http://www.abc.net.au/iview/#/view/635224 for 10 seconds of what must be a couple of minutes' film from the ABC archives. (It's close to the start so you won't have to download many MB's).

It would seem to be a clone of The Seekers doing Morningtown Ride on Puffing Billy as Kamahl sings the same song. (I think I'll stick with The Seekers version - Kamahl is no Judith Durham!)
Interestingly, it's the first really good quality film of the Whistlestop railway that I've seen although there must be other stuff around; it brought back memories of the VLRRS tour to Whistlestop a long, long time ago . . .

cheers Phil Rickard


Re: Historical Acts of Parliment -railway construction

David in Avenel
 

I am having great trouble getting this website to work. I keep getting to
the point of downloading a file and then it goes haywire. Things like Adobe
says "does not start with a %pdf" or something. Nothing opens. If I try and
"save to" it saves it as a browser document and I then find that freezes my
PC. Anyone else having any success, obviously you are Scott but not me.


On 31 August 2010 21:43, gould_scott <sncs@...> wrote:



Hi All,

While looking for railway information on the web, I found the following web
site:
http://www.austlii.edu.au/

Which has acts authorising the construction of various Victorian railway
and tram lines.

Regards,

Scott




--
cheers
David in Avenel.


[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]


Fw: Portland Cement 0-6-0T steam loco sale

Brad Peadon PdOB <alcogoodwin@...>
 

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--- On Sun, 9/5/10, Hugo van den Berghe <hugov3067@...> wrote:


From: Hugo van den Berghe <hugov3067@...>
Subject: Portland Cement 0-6-0T steam loco sale
To: "Alf Grigg" <aagricon@...>, "Alan Holding" <agholding@...>, "Alan Follett" <alan.follett@...>, "Adrian Rynberk" <rynberk@...>, "Adrian Rose" <arrose@...>, "Adrian Ponton" <aponton@...>, "Andrew McLean" <mclean.andrew.j@...>, "Aristotle Caron" <aristotlecaron@...>, "Barney Forsdike" <barneyforsdike@...>, "Barry Eadie" <barryeadie@...>, "Barry Fell" <dscr@...>, "Barry Trudgett" <trudge2@...>, "Bernie (C.B.) Morris" <mulgamorris10@...>, "Bill Whitford" <grumpa@...>, "Bob Evans" <reevansau@...>, "Bob Pearce" <probert@...>, "Bob Wilson" <rw04120@...>, "Brad Peadon" <alcogoodwin@...>, "Brian Keegan" <bkeegan@...>, "Brian Stephenson" <doublehouses@...>, "Brian Webber" <bwebber5@...>, "Bruce McLaren" <smtallarook@...>, "Bruce McLean" <mclean@...>, "Carl
Segnit" <carlsegnit@...>, "Charlie Lewis" <locolewis@...>, "Chris Hart" <chart@...>, "Chris Hawkins" <chris@...>, "Craig Soden" <craig.soden@...>, "Dale Budd" <dale.budd@...>, "Darren Hodges" <b67@...>, "Dave Turner" <dla.turner@...>, "David Langley" <espee8800@...>, "David Mehlman" <d.mehlman@...>, "Debbie Smart" <debsmart@...>, "Denys Potts" <denbet@...>, "Don Winter" <donwinter@...>, "Frank Cross" <frankx@...>, "Frank Kelly" <fkelly@...>, "Gavin Clark" <geclark@...>, "Geoff Peterson" <sales@...>, "Geoff Wallace" <geoffw@...>, "Glen Mills" <mills.glen@...>, "Glenn Cumming" <rafp.gc@...>, "Graeme Carter" <gtcarter@...>, "Graeme Cleak" <gcleak@...>, "Graeme McClare" <gmcclare@...>, "Graeme Tingey"
<graeme.tingey@...>, "Graham Stewart" <gstewart@...>, "Greg Michael" <michaeg42@...>
Date: Sunday, 5 September, 2010, 2:36 AM




To all:-
            In the interest of Damian's desired blanket coverage, I have sent this e-mail to several railway-minded contacts to whom I don't normally send railway material.      Please bear with me and delete this item if you have no wish to forward this item nor anybody to whom to send it.
 
 
    When I was briefly working on the A2 at Steamrail some years ago, during coffee break one day one of the jokers in the group said that he'd heard that somebody in Wodonga had a D3 in his backyard, where he was restoring it.      I knew the 'D3 bit' to be totally fallacious but did a bit of probing.      Someone (it may have been Randall Wilson) told me that he understood that someone in Wodonga had a small industrial tank locomotive in his backyard.       It would seem that it was this engine but I had absolutely no idea that it was this big!
 
                                                                                             Regards,
                                                                                                         Hugo. 
 

 
From: dmccrohan@...
To: hugov3067@...
CC: alex@...; bcondon4@...
Subject: Portland Cement 0-6-0T steam loco sale
Date: Sat. 4 Sep 2010 16:08



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Dear Hugo,
                Alexander McCooke has just mentioned that you have a bit of an e-mail list going out to rail enthusiasts.
 
   Below is the text of an advertisement planned to be in the next issue of Railway Digest.    I was a member of the Tallangatta Valley Railway, the previous owner of the loco, and am friends with the present owners.   Obviously the estate selling the loco would like to get the best price it can but I, and I am sure it too and many others, would like to see it in steam again.   I imagine that potential purchases are limited so the more people that hear about it the better.
 
   If you believe it would be of interest to your list members you are welcome to send it out.    I should note that I am getting no financial benefit from the sale of the loco; I just want to see it go to a good owner.
 
'For Auction
0-6-0T standard gauge steam locomotive
This locomotive is ex-Portland Cement Company No. 5 (Andrew Barclay & Sons & Co B/n 1470 of 1916) with 3’6” wheels.
The locomotive is partially reassembled following a major overhaul by Portland Cement in the late 1970s.
The sale includes what is believed to be all components required to make the locomotive complete including wheel sets, connecting rods and new bearings.
It is understood that the overhaul included a new boiler, which has not been fired since leaving the Portland Cement Company site.
The locomotive is currently located in the Wodonga area in North East Victoria.
The locomotive will be auctioned on the 16th October 2010. 
For prior inspection or further inquiries please contact Ron Begley on 0408 69-0612'
 
 
Regards,
            Damian McCrohan
            (03) 9873-1003



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Decauville catalogue 1916 - reproduction soon available

chy_gwel_an_meneth <chy_gwel_an_meneth@...>
 

Decauvillologists may be interested to know that LR PRESSE in France is about to publish (in October) a full reproduction of the 1916 Decauville catalogue. For details see
http://www.lrpresse.fr/lr/product_info.php?products_id=4242

To quote:
Reproduction complète des 448 pages du catalogue Decauville n° 130 d'après le document original de 1916, incluant toute la production ferroviaire du fabricant : voie et matériel de voie, engins à moteurs, voitures, voyageurs et wagons, ainsi que des photos et descriptions du matériel en situation, notamment dans les colonies.

For those ordering prior to 10 September the price is EUR69.00 After that date the price will be EUR77.50 (plus whatever the postage is to Australia).

(LR PRESSE use an online ordering system almost identical to the LRRSA online sales. Despite my lack of French I found no difficulty negotiating it when buying the excellent book on French sugar beet tramways a couple of years ago.)

(If anything in French defeats me, I just copy and paste the web address into Babel fish http://babelfish.yahoo.com/ for translation)

cheers

Phil Rickard


Re: Puffing Billy Spit Roast [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]

Frank Stamford
 

Hello all,

This train is now fully booked.

Thank you to all who have booked on it.

Regards,

Frank

--- In LRRSA@..., "Frank" <frank.stamford@...> wrote:

This train, which is on Sunday 3 October, already has 50 bookings. Anyone thinking of booking should do so quickly as I expect it will reach capacity shortly. A leaflet and booking form was included with August "Light Railways".

Frank

--- In LRRSA@..., Bill Hanks <bhanks@> wrote:

G'day Rod,
It's a mixed train on either the 2 or 3rd of October.
There's a flyer in the latest LR.
Regards,
Bill Hanks

From: LRRSA@... [mailto:LRRSA@...] On Behalf Of Rod Hutchinson
Sent: Wednesday, 4 August 2010 7:51 AM
To: 'OZNG'; 'LRRSA'
Subject: [LRRSA] Puffing Billy Spit Roast [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]



Hi all,

Somebody sent a note about a trip on Puffing Billy to Gembrook and associated spit roast during October. Can someone resend or direct me to that message please?

Regards
Rod Hutchinson



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Historical Acts of Parliment -railway construction

gould_scott <sncs@...>
 

Hi All,

While looking for railway information on the web, I found the following web site:
http://www.austlii.edu.au/

Which has acts authorising the construction of various Victorian railway and tram lines.

Regards,

Scott


Re: Puffing Billy Spit Roast [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]

Frank Stamford
 

This train, which is on Sunday 3 October, already has 50 bookings. Anyone thinking of booking should do so quickly as I expect it will reach capacity shortly. A leaflet and booking form was included with August "Light Railways".

Frank

--- In LRRSA@..., Bill Hanks <bhanks@...> wrote:

G'day Rod,
It's a mixed train on either the 2 or 3rd of October.
There's a flyer in the latest LR.
Regards,
Bill Hanks

From: LRRSA@... [mailto:LRRSA@...] On Behalf Of Rod Hutchinson
Sent: Wednesday, 4 August 2010 7:51 AM
To: 'OZNG'; 'LRRSA'
Subject: [LRRSA] Puffing Billy Spit Roast [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]



Hi all,

Somebody sent a note about a trip on Puffing Billy to Gembrook and associated spit roast during October. Can someone resend or direct me to that message please?

Regards
Rod Hutchinson



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Lighthouse tramways and "South Solitary" - the movie

chy_gwel_an_meneth <chy_gwel_an_meneth@...>
 

A few years ago I had a short item in "Light Railways" on tramways associated with lighthouses around the Australian coast and further research has now expanded the list of known tramways to over sixty.

On this same theme, readers may be interested in a small-budget Australian film currently doing the rounds at selected cinemas, called "South Solitary".

NOT set on South Solitary Island, it does purport to show the solitary life on an isolated island, maybe off Tasmania, during the 1920's. Featuring Miranda Otto (Lord of the Rings) as Meredith, a young lady who lost her "boyfriend" in the Great War, who accompanies her crusty old uncle to the island where he has been appointed head keeper.

For industrial railway afficianados, watch out for the incline haulage, used to raise supplies up the cliff. Filmed at Cape Nelson lighthouse, near Portland, Vic, and Cape Otway lighthouse, the haulage tram is actually a disused one at Murrell's Beach a few miles from Cape Nelson, origially used for raising shell grit and is on the Heritage listing.

The movie writer/director, Shirley Barrett , recently wrote in The Age that the haulage was her favourite set location.

If you're looking for a fast-paced Hollywood epic, don't bother but if a slower paced drama (with some quite amusing moments )is your cup of tea, it's worth a look. The scenery alone is stunning.

View trailer and details at www.southsolitary.iconmovies.com.au/ together with various photos and details of lighthouse haulages.

I gave it four stars!

cheers Phil Rickard


Re: August Light Railways

chy_gwel_an_meneth <chy_gwel_an_meneth@...>
 

Hi Shane,

I'm posting a replacement today. You're definitely on the mailing list so I suspect the one we sent at start of August has gone astray in the mail. Please let me know if you don't see the replacement by early next week.

Apologies for the inconvenience,

kind regards

Phil Rickard
Hon Secretary, LRRSA

--- In LRRSA@..., "sferris@..." <sferris@...> wrote:

Hello,
I haven't received my copy of Light Railways despite having paid my subs on line ages ago.
Regards, Shane


LRRSA Sydney Meeting, 25/8/2010, 19:30

LRRSA@...
 

Reminder from:   LRRSA Yahoo!7 Group
 
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Date:   Wednesday 25 August 2010
Time:   19:30 - 22:30
Repeats:   This event repeats every other month on the last Wednesday until Friday 31 October 2014.
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August Light Railways

sferris@ecn.net.au
 

Hello,
I haven't received my copy of Light Railways despite having paid my subs on line ages ago.
Regards, Shane


Re: AGM

chy_gwel_an_meneth <chy_gwel_an_meneth@...>
 

--- In LRRSA@..., David Langley <seymourphotographics@...> wrote:

I see by the calendar that tonight is the AGM of this esteemed society. Both
Bob Whitehead and myself will be apologies due to circumstances beyond our
control i.e. we are not able to get to Melbourne today nor tonight.

--
Maree and David Langley
Seymour Photographics
Thanks for the advice David. Duly noted for the AGM Minutes.

Unfortunately, a number of our esteemed members will be missing tonight - Frank Stamford has just today stumbled into town from Norway and is somewhat discombobulated; Mike McCarthy is in South Africa and Peter Evans is in Ballarat (no doubt snowed in!)

cheers
Phil Rickard
Hon Secretary
Melbourne


AGM

David Langley <seymourphotographics@...>
 

I see by the calendar that tonight is the AGM of this esteemed society. Both
Bob Whitehead and myself will be apologies due to circumstances beyond our
control i.e. we are not able to get to Melbourne today nor tonight.

--
Maree and David Langley
Seymour Photographics