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    Thread: Make up of original NG Ghan?
Post: RE: Make up of original NG Ghan?

Thankyou John, some really good information on those sites.
QRN_2364D Northern Territory 3 8,056 12-Feb-2013, 01:00 AM
    Thread: Make up of original NG Ghan?
Post: Make up of original NG Ghan?

Hi folks. Just tracking down information regarding the make up of the original NG Ghan. The questions I want to ask is, in what order were the carriages marshalled and how many in the consist? I bel...
QRN_2364D Northern Territory 3 8,056 11-Feb-2013, 05:52 AM
    Thread: QUEENSLAND HERITAGE RAILWAYS-GROUP PAGE
Post: RE: QUEENSLAND HERITAGE RAILWAYS-GROUP PAGE

I would like to put forward a point of view from a diesel enthusiast. While I understand that steam has a much larger interest, I do think that diesel enthusiasts are somewhat left in the cold. I wou...
QRN_2364D Queensland 78 46,437 18-Aug-2011, 04:11 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (no trams)

(18-Jul-2011, 08:48 AM)Sulla Wrote: Two unusual visitors to the Jetty on Sunday, and both on the same train. 2812 brought in 2371 and 1756 on a 14 wagon 8273 mid afternoon, both were vehicles. It is...
QRN_2364D Queensland 7,231 2,969,290 19-Jul-2011, 09:23 AM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (no trams)

Not much to report really. I did head to Tennyson but on arrival I notice three QR workmen wandering around the platform. So I headed down to the bridge and made a recording through the fence. I the...
QRN_2364D Queensland 7,231 2,969,290 11-Jul-2011, 08:26 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (no trams)

(08-Jul-2011, 09:32 PM)pb75 Wrote: (08-Jul-2011, 06:56 PM)QRN_2364D Wrote: Observations for 8-7-2011 Tennyson: 2350-2314 Grain, 2350 replacing 2315, Same train headed past Yeerongpilly on its re...
QRN_2364D Queensland 7,231 2,969,290 08-Jul-2011, 09:37 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (no trams)

(08-Jul-2011, 07:27 PM)RangeRider Wrote: (08-Jul-2011, 06:56 PM)QRN_2364D Wrote: Observations for 8-7-2011 Tennyson: No pipe train today. Single 2332D Empty Coal I spotted you there on the pla...
QRN_2364D Queensland 7,231 2,969,290 08-Jul-2011, 09:04 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (no trams)

Observations for 8-7-2011 Tennyson: No pipe train today. 2305-1773D Light Engine Single 2332D Empty Coal 2334D-2308 Loaded Coal 2350-2314 Grain, 2350 replacing 2315, Same train headed past Yeerongp...
QRN_2364D Queensland 7,231 2,969,290 08-Jul-2011, 06:56 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (no trams)

09:24 - 2495H / 2499D^ (9616 empty coal to Toowoomba, ~27 wagons), X 9875 Corinda That would have been a great video recording, pity I missed it.
QRN_2364D Queensland 7,231 2,969,290 07-Jul-2011, 05:01 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (no trams)

Observations from 1-7-2011 Yeerongpilly,Tennyson and Acacia Ridge. Yeerongpilly: 2314-2315 Grain 2392-1763D Bulk Molasses 2305-1754D Light Engine Tennyson: 2486H-2492H Pipes..... finally, third t...
QRN_2364D Queensland 7,231 2,969,290 02-Jul-2011, 01:08 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (no trams)

Yeerongpilly and Tennyson. Yeerongpilly: 2359-2307 Grain 2320-2333D with a loaded coal train paused at Yeerongpilly for approximatly 20 minutes, while an EMU also remained at the station for about t...
QRN_2364D Queensland 7,231 2,969,290 25-Jun-2011, 06:54 AM
    Thread: NREC 3GS21C for WA?
Post: RE: NREC 3GS21C for WA?

They are an interesting concept and extremely stylish. Be interesting to see the GWA versions.
QRN_2364D Western Australia 9 9,750 23-Jun-2011, 10:32 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (no trams)

Does anyone have info about the Holmview cattle trains. They used to arrive at about 11am of a Thursday morning, what's the arrangement these days?? I believe they came from Dalby or somewhere, I thin...
QRN_2364D Queensland 7,231 2,969,290 16-Jun-2011, 01:49 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (no trams)

Does anyone know times for the pipe trains from FI?? I missed one the other day at roughly 9am at Murarrie, is that the time they normally run??
QRN_2364D Queensland 7,231 2,969,290 13-Jun-2011, 06:54 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (no trams)

Went and did some railfanning yesterday and was able to compile two pretty decent videos. Firstly I went to Murarrie and then Acacia Ridge. I don't know train numbers all I really take note of are th...
QRN_2364D Queensland 7,231 2,969,290 11-Jun-2011, 07:06 AM
    Thread: Queensland Nickel News
Post: RE: Queensland Nickel News

Are they still using 2150 class on the nickel trains??
QRN_2364D Queensland 9 7,613 15-May-2011, 04:48 PM
    Thread: 1720's - Operational, stored or scrapped?
Post: RE: 1720's - Operational, stored or scrapped?

(26-Apr-2011, 01:59 PM)Graham4405 Wrote: (26-Apr-2011, 02:50 AM)QRN_2364D Wrote: Sighted a 1720 in Mayne yard on Friday. The road number had pretty much faded off on the right side under the cab w...
QRN_2364D Queensland 751 265,952 27-Apr-2011, 12:32 AM
    Thread: 1720's - Operational, stored or scrapped?
Post: RE: 1720's - Operational, stored or scrapped?

Sighted a 1720 in Mayne yard on Friday. The road number had pretty much faded off on the right side under the cab window, could barely make the outline of it. I don't know if it was 1759D??
QRN_2364D Queensland 751 265,952 26-Apr-2011, 02:50 AM
    Thread: Railpage has returned.
Post: RE: Railpage has returned.

Not to my knowledge, RP is still down as of 12:21am 10-4-11. Ahh well, if RP does go belly up again then perhaps we can persuade more people to join WoS.
QRN_2364D General 35 24,910 10-Apr-2011, 12:17 AM
    Thread: Railcar ride in NSW.
Post: RE: Railcar ride in NSW.

Rode a Tin Hare out to Richmond as a 7 year old with my grandfather, a couple of times all the way from Sydney Terminal. For some reason back then I didn't like them, thought they looked weird, rather...
QRN_2364D New South Wales & ACT 6 5,316 07-Apr-2011, 07:45 PM