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BM3801

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As we all know R766's return to the rails has been a long time coming. Today however I can announce that we are at the final hurdle to finish the gauge conversion and overhaul, however it is one of th ...

Posted 15 Jul 2015 00:08 in Preservation and Tourist Railways by BM3801

The tour was a success on all accounts, and I hope that everyone enjoyed the evening. Having worked on the locos from Summit Tank to Picton, then doing the shunt from Central to Eveleigh afterwards an ...

[quote=LowndesJ515]Decided to purely [b]market the Garratt trips at families[/b]. Yes there was a lot of excitement about the loco coming over, It's an expensive loco to bring over and the[b] gunzel m ...

There are many factors that may or may not be involved in bringing the locomotive interstate besides costs, so its unfair to assume that its just this. Pathing, crews, availability, and marketing can  ...

I dunno, in case one failed? Did they push-pull to save mucking around at Picton? I wasn't there.
apw5910
4403 was there so it could haul the return train back to Canberra that afternoon ...

[quote=awsgc24]Departure from the Down Refuge Loop appears to be via a high speed crossover, but entry into that Loop via Back Platform 3 uses an existing probably slow X25 crossover.

Departure and ...

Also keep in mind the traffic that will be encounted while chasing the 60 class from Goulburn to Picton. The gunzel train in particular will be massive, so plan your spots with enough time to get betw ...

The 59er has apparently been replaced with 3237.
Fireman Dave
5917 still being worked on, summer maintenance has blown out (hence is unavailability) despite the best efforts to get it re ...

Ive noticed Facebook seems to have gone into meltdown over the news....

Great news for the guys involved with the project, now they will have the boiler back and they can get back to it, full credi ...

Booked as well! Looking forward to this!

Followed the train from the run up the mountains on Saturday right up to arriving back at the RTM on Sunday, a great weekend had by all! Here are a few shots I got over the 2 days!

Passing Glenbroo ...

[color=#000000][size=3][font='Open Sans', Calibri, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif]Spent the Monday of the Expo with some friends travelling around the City, and despite getting soaked multiple times, we ...

Received my R today after 2 months on Lay-buy while I was in the USA. After a small teething problem with the pony truck I got the loco running very well RIGHT up to the point some of the running gear ...

Least we know where the boiler is now! Hopefully its not long before its shipped out.

A few photos from me from the day. Despite being incredibly ill, it was an enjoyable day and was encouraging to see the two preservation societies coming together to put on a fantastic show. Credit to ...

I spent the weekend down south with a group of mates, a fantastic weekend and a fantastic event! Everywhere the loco went the people flocked to see it which can only do good for the NSWRTM and Preserv ...

Finally got my photos done and dusted from the weekend. From Robertson, to Banksia, to Thirlmere, it was an awesome two days of chasing on all accounts (even got time to take a trip on a Sunday shuttl ...

A fair bit late (since I havnt had a chance in the past week to get them online) but here are some of my photos from the Snow Train. I drove down from NSW for the trip and had a fantastic time chasing ...

Few of my shots from today. As Raichase said, not many people out and about on the day, maybe the weather was too much! Far from warm up there, but still was a good day out nevertheless. I did  ...

Few photos from myself

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Went down to Vic for the weekend for the Shuttles and the Rail and Sail. Here are some of my photos over a fantastic weekend, with thanks to Steamrail for a fantastic show! (would love to work out why ...

Some of my photos from a fantastic weekend!

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Recently took possession of a EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM for my Canon 60D on the advice of some friends. Havnt had the chance to really have a go with it with trains yet (done some landscape stuff s ...

Some of my photos from the trip!
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Might as well use this as the Rail and Sail thread! Some of my shots from the day:
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