The hard part of the journey is over as Tulloch/Sulzers NT76/NT67 drop down the eastern slope of Yandiah Bank with empty wagons destined for the silos at Booleroo Centre on 1 September 1987.
At this time any faulty sleepers on the isolated narrow gauge (3'6" Wilmington branch were replaced with new standard gauge sleepers with a view to converting the line and linking it into the main network; but just over twelve months later it was closed for good.
(Reprocessed and re-sized August 2016)
Locomotives in this photo
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