Mountain Industries containerised coal #5442 from Werris Creek mine powers out of Willowtree crossing loop behind Coote Industrial locomotives C502 & 442s5.
In the loop are Pacific National's Liv... (more)
A few days prior to the photo date both Cs3 & 603 had failed on seperate Southern & Silverton services & were detached at Werris Creek along with portions of their loading due to the steep grades ... (more)
4454 & 4496,both #2 end leading decend the border loop spiral across "dry bridge" with #6290 freight on 20th July 1992.This bridge enables the 360 degree spiral curve around the hill to be maintai... (more)
El Zorro empty grain #4553 climbs the short grade out of Braefield with EL52 & EL51 as they head for Werris Creek grain sub-terminal to reload.
Queensland Railways 1461 hauls an empty stock train into Cooroy on 31st July 1991.This locomotive was named "Centennial" and painted in a commemorative gold colour scheme for QR's centennary celeb... (more)
Northern Rivers Railroads 42206,42103 & hired 4855 find a patch of sun light as they decend the Lawrence Road deviation with #6476 soybean train on 1st July 2000.
While I was working loaded Pacific National coal train BO552 on 31st January 2008 it decided to derail at Burilda, between Werris Creek & Breeza.The train consisted of 2 locomotives & 42 wagons wi... (more)
Alco's 4465,3505 & 4427 head north through Langley Vale with #6267 goods to Brisbane on 14 May 1992
The changing of the guard.For more than 2 decades ALCO had been the sole type of horsepower found on the North Coast line in & out of Brisbane.With the immanent withdrawal date closing in, EMD hor... (more)
SRA Alco's 44213,44228 & 4523 climb towards the NSW/QLD border, crossing Grady's creek, near Loadstone with #6157 superfreighter on 14th December 1991.
Ex Danish state railways mark III MZ class locomotives 1431 & 1428 sandwich 4703 while working Independant Rail's #5166 over the crest at Duri between Tamworth & Werris Creek.Containerised grain m... (more)
The colourful all Alco trio of 4496+4446+4427 combine to haul #6233 around the curves approaching Kyogle shortly after sunrise on 20 September 1992.
8180 & 48157 power Pacific Nationals #4621 cement train through scenic countryside at Killawarra on the NSW lower north coast.
ARG's #9581 Manildra flour train climbs the eastern side of the Liverpool range at Pangela behind L265,T385 & 3106.
Manildra Mills flour/grain train #9881 decends the Murrobo horseshoe curve near Blayney with ARG locomotives 2203,2204 & 3101 providing the horsepower.