Tags: railways

View of Sydney from AWA building towards Menzies Hotel and Wynyard Station – Sydney Picture

Title: Sydney from AWA building towards Menzies Hotel and Wynyard Station Dated: 19/03/1964 Digital ID: NRS21573_2_PR005874_c Series: NRS 21573 Glass plate and acetate negatives with ‘PR’ [Public Relations] prefix [State Rail] Rights: No known copyright restrictions www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We’d love to hear from you if you use our photos/documents. Many other photos in our collection are…

Australia: Sydney’s Great Steam Train Race 2018 – Sydney Video

The annual Great Steam Train race through Sydney’s inner western suburbs. The year it was Garratt 6029 against the recently restored “Nanny” 3526. Unfortunately it was raining again this year. An unfortunate slowing of 3526 and train near Ashfield reduced the “racing” well before the scheduled finish at Strathfield. source

Redfern Station – Sydney Picture

Format: Glass plate negative. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Tyrrell Photographic Collection, Powerhouse Museum www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/collection=The_Tyrrell_Photographic Part Of: Powerhouse Museum Collection General information about the Powerhouse Museum Collection is available at www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database Persistent URL: www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/?irn=351914 Acquisition credit line: Gift of Australian Consolidated Press under the Taxation Incentives for the Arts Scheme, 1985 Image…

Railway Station Kuranda, NQ, c 1935 – Sydney Picture

The Sydney Morning Herald Sat 11 Feb 1933 TRAIN ROBBERY Mail Bags Stolen When the Cairns to Mareeba train arrived at Kuranda last night it was discovered that the mail waggon had been entered and rifled of eight bags of mail for Mareeba. One bag of letters and one of parcels had been slashed open…

All-inclusive Tours to Sydney – Sydney Picture

Series: NRS16410 – Albums of Travel and Advertising Brochures Title: All-inclusive Tours to Sydney (Victorian Railways) Dated: 01/11/1939 Item: [1A_51] Rights: www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions More information about these records is on our catalogue, 16410 Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator. Image published by State Archives…

First tunnel on the Aelaide to Melbourne railway line WITHIN Belair National Park. The Overland train to Melbourne passes through here four times a week. – Sydney Picture

Brief History of the Foundation of Belair. The first white people to visit the area were absconders from the ship named Coromandel in 1837 and then Nicholas Foot started “squatting” on land here in 1839. Also in 1839 Governor Gawler selected 850 acres for a government farm at Belair and the squatter Foot was paid…