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Exploring Queenslands Railways - South from Brisbane (BOOK)

Exploring Queenslands Railways - South from Brisbane (BOOK)

This book is both a precis of the history of the railways of that existed between the Brisbane River, the State border with New South Wales and the coast and a guide to those that existed in the past and those that remain today. It should be a compulsory purchase for anyone .. Contemplating a trip to the Brisbane area .. with an interest in the area OR  who has visited and wants to know more and retain a souvenir of their visit. An interesting account of what has been achieved, of what has been lost and of what should never have been. 



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$19.95






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Look Out For Trains 7 - To The Scenic Rim 1 (BOOK)

Look Out For Trains 7 - To The Scenic Rim 1 (BOOK)

A brief history photo album showing the former Fassifern & Mt Edwards railways.



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$34.95


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John Moffatt of Irvinebank (BOOK)

John Moffatt of Irvinebank (BOOK)

LIMITED NUMBER OF SIGNED COPIES AVAILABLE!
John Moffat succeeded in developing North Queensland by bringing both public and private capital to the region. Wild Cat of the Sydney Bulletin hailed him as the "Carnegie of the North" for his fearless speculations and enterprising investments employing over a thousand workers in mineral production.


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$29.95






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Railway Tunnels in Queensland (BOOK)

Railway Tunnels in Queensland (BOOK)

The illustrated history of the railway tunnels of Queensland by Brian Webber



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The Railway History of Clifton (BOOK)

The Railway History of Clifton (BOOK)

The town of Clifton was established solely because of the railway. This book chronicles the history of the town and the railway that served it.



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$5.00






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Look Out For Train (BOOK)

Look Out For Train (BOOK)

The book is a broad pictorial record of this facet of railway development in the State and has been the result of almost a year's research and preparation by the members of the Editorial and Publications Sub-Committee of the ARHS-QLD, who have undoubtedly derived a certain amount of satisfaction and achievement on its production.







        
Look Out For Suburban Train - The Transition Years (BOOK)

Look Out For Suburban Train - The Transition Years (BOOK)

The Brisbane suburban rail system in the 1950s and early 1960s was a far cry from the world class system of today. Electrification, was still a long way off as the decade of the 1960s dawned. Indeed it was not until november 1979 that the first electric services commenced from Roma St to Ferny Grove and Darra. This book captures some of the images of those times as Queensland Rail entered the transition years of the 1960s.



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$15.00






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Look Out for Train 4 - The Marburg Branch (BOOK)

Look Out for Train 4 - The Marburg Branch (BOOK)

The Marburg Branch was one of the shortest branches in south east Queensland but part of it still survives today. Despite its beginning as an aid to agricultural industries, it ultimately became one of the links in the industrial development of this part of the country through the transport of coal to local industries.



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$26.95






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Look Out For Trains 5 - The Landers (BOOK)

Look Out For Trains 5 - The Landers (BOOK)

In the early 1950s Queensland Railways introduced its first air-conditioned trains for use in regional Queensland. The "Lander" name had been adopted in 1952, with the western services being commissioned as the Westlander, Midlander, and Inlander. The Brisbane-Cairns service became the Sunlander, replacing the 1935 Sunshine Express.





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Exploring the Railways of Far North Queensland (BOOK)

Exploring the Railways of Far North Queensland (BOOK)

This book succeeds in being both a precis of the history of the railways of Far North Queensland and a guide to those that existed in the past and those that remain today. It should be a compulsory purchase for anyone .. Contemplating a trip to the Cairns area .. with an interest in the area OR ..who has visited and wants to know more and retain a souvenir of their visit.As well as the text, the 100 photographs give a visual interpretation of the 130 years of progress.



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