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9/23/2017
 
 
 
 
 
By:Tony Hodskiss
Dates:3/17/2008 - 3/17/2008
Album Info:Coal train with 4200 tons on its way to the port of Newcastle from a coal mine in the upper Hunter Valley
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PN 82
Title:  PN 82
Description:  Coal train leaving Werris Creek for the POrt at Newcastle with 4200 tons of coal. THey have to traverse the Liverpool Ranges with agradient of 1 in 38 to 1 in 40 and they do it with 3 80 class bank engines.
Photo Date:  3/17/2008  Upload Date: 3/16/2008 8:36:34 PM
Location:  Werris Creek, NSW
Author:  Tony Hodskiss
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PNA 8240(UNKNOWN) PNA 8143(UNKNOWN)
Views:  243   Comments: 0
Explorer Set
Title:  Explorer Set
Description:  Country Link Explorer set from Werris Creek to Newcastle travelling up the Liverpool Ranges at Ardglen
Photo Date:  3/17/2008  Upload Date: 3/16/2008 8:42:20 PM
Location:  Werris Creek, NSW
Author:  Tony Hodskiss
Categories:  Passenger
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Views:  215   Comments: 0
Coal train going up Liverpool Ranges
Title:  Coal train going up Liverpool Ranges
Description:  THe same coal train we photographed leaving Werris Creek is now climbing the Liverpool Ranges at Ardglen. The gradient is 1 in 38 to 1 in 40. they have 3 bank engines helping them.
Photo Date:  3/17/2008  Upload Date: 3/16/2008 8:45:35 PM
Location:  Werris Creek, NSW
Author:  Tony Hodskiss
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  PNA 8240(UNKNOWN)
Views:  207   Comments: 0
80 class bank engines
Title:  80 class bank engines
Description:  The coal trains need 3 bank engines to help them over the Liverpool Ranges at Ardglen. Awesome sight and sound as the work up the hill.
Photo Date:  3/17/2008  Upload Date: 3/16/2008 8:47:48 PM
Location:  Werris Creek, NSW
Author:  Tony Hodskiss
Categories:  Action
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Views:  140   Comments: 1


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