Southern Highlands - February 1997

 
  Bevan Wall Deputy Commissioner

Twenty years ago this month National Rail began introducing their new NR class locos on the Melbourne to Sydney/Brisbane intermodal trains. Around Exeter On a sunny Saturday February 22nd, 1997 we were treated to what for many of us was our first the sight of a number of these shiny new locos lashed up with whatever old motive power the company could get their hands on. here are a few scenes from that memorable day.
Enjoy,
BW


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FOGdWYq8n7Q

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  BDA Chief Commissioner

Location: Sydney
Back in the day we used to call having an NR with a 22 or a Hatey one and a half engines . Gs and 81s were three quarters , a C two thirds .
  4206 Chief Commissioner

Location: Dorrigo yard
Thank you for sharing

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