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    Thread: Glencore shuts down, miners on forced leave
Post: RE: Glencore shuts down, miners on forced leave

Personally, I think it's just an opportunity to offload a heap of workers. Downturn now, but oops, we don't need so many people when the upswing starts again, as we need to cut costs and be more "effi...
Rolls Royce E-Rail News 4 4,571 15-Nov-2014, 12:43 PM
    Thread: ARHS 1620 tour to Mareeba
Post: RE: ARHS 1620 tour to Mareeba

Great shots there Rocket Rod. Good idea snapping those cars individually. :) Did 120 shit itself coming home? I heard scuttlebutt through other forums that the 2400 did most or some of the work? Eit...
Rolls Royce Queensland 24 14,048 15-Nov-2014, 12:40 PM
    Thread: ARHS 1620 tour to Mareeba
Post: RE: ARHS 1620 tour to Mareeba

Saturday, probably around mid morning. My understanding is that it will be back in Kuranda around noon, maybe earlier. Ive heard a whisper that there may be tickets available for the day trip from Cai...
Rolls Royce Queensland 24 14,048 05-Nov-2014, 03:52 PM
    Thread: 1720's - Operational, stored or scrapped?
Post: RE: 1720's - Operational, stored or scrapped?

Rocky must be one of the few remaining 1720 class playgrounds. Over the last few days, the following have been noted in the Rocky vicinity; 1724 (faults), 1730, 1737, 1753, 1744, 1746 (latter two st...
Rolls Royce Queensland 751 238,578 30-Oct-2014, 06:56 PM
    Thread: QLD Where is it?
Post: RE: QLD Where is it?

Croydon?
Rolls Royce Queensland 10,126 3,731,983 25-Oct-2014, 02:47 PM
    Thread: Carriages at Freshwater Station
Post: RE: Carriages at Freshwater Station

Anyone got any ideas where they may be destined for? I'd like to think a heritage railway? Maybe one that wants to add a dining service to its trains? :D
Rolls Royce Queensland 7 4,893 21-Oct-2014, 11:27 AM
    Thread: QLD Where is it?
Post: RE: QLD Where is it?

(21-Oct-2014, 10:35 AM)Wabtec Wrote: Bajool, looking towards Port Alma? Bang on Wabtec. That it is. Never knew there was a line to Port Alma, but you learn something new every day :) Over to you....
Rolls Royce Queensland 10,126 3,731,983 21-Oct-2014, 11:25 AM
    Thread: QLD Where is it?
Post: RE: QLD Where is it?

No to Wandoan also, John :)
Rolls Royce Queensland 10,126 3,731,983 19-Oct-2014, 07:55 PM
    Thread: QLD Where is it?
Post: RE: QLD Where is it?

Not Bouldercombe.
Rolls Royce Queensland 10,126 3,731,983 19-Oct-2014, 05:12 PM
    Thread: QLD Where is it?
Post: RE: QLD Where is it?

Not Cecil Plains
Rolls Royce Queensland 10,126 3,731,983 19-Oct-2014, 10:20 AM
    Thread: QLD Where is it?
Post: RE: QLD Where is it?

Not BVL or either end of the Monto branch.
Rolls Royce Queensland 10,126 3,731,983 19-Oct-2014, 01:24 AM
    Thread: QLD Where is it?
Post: RE: QLD Where is it?

Not Bell branch...
Rolls Royce Queensland 10,126 3,731,983 18-Oct-2014, 03:34 PM
    Thread: QLD Where is it?
Post: RE: QLD Where is it?

Well, seeing as it's open floor....
Rolls Royce Queensland 10,126 3,731,983 18-Oct-2014, 11:29 AM
    Thread: QLD Where is it?
Post: RE: QLD Where is it?

Jondaryan?
Rolls Royce Queensland 10,126 3,731,983 17-Oct-2014, 04:21 PM
    Thread: Rosewood Railway fun.
Post: RE: Rosewood Railway fun.

(07-Oct-2014, 08:04 PM)Rolls Royce Wrote: According the Gympie Times, DH45 is heading to SDSR for a while, at least. What a fantastic idea and outcome. http://www.gympietimes.com.au/news/how-a...t...
Rolls Royce Preservation and Tourist Railways 94 46,243 17-Oct-2014, 10:52 AM
    Thread: Rosewood Railway fun.
Post: RE: Rosewood Railway fun.

This is really great news to watch and hear Oily Rag :) Lovely to hear about at least one group that's on the up and up in this current time of doom and gloom that surrounds many other operations. :D
Rolls Royce Preservation and Tourist Railways 94 46,243 17-Oct-2014, 09:50 AM
    Thread: QLD Where is it?
Post: RE: QLD Where is it?

Mareeba?
Rolls Royce Queensland 10,126 3,731,983 17-Oct-2014, 09:48 AM
    Thread: SDSR News
Post: RE: SDSR News

According the Gympie Times, DH45 is heading to SDSR for a while, at least. What a fantastic idea and outcome. http://www.gympietimes.com.au/news/how-a...t/2403095/ Edit: wrong link.
Rolls Royce Preservation and Tourist Railways 952 340,654 07-Oct-2014, 08:04 PM
    Thread: QLD Where is it?
Post: RE: QLD Where is it?

WSITD, Yaraka?
Rolls Royce Queensland 10,126 3,731,983 05-Oct-2014, 07:10 PM
    Thread: Mt Morgan
Post: RE: Mt Morgan

(05-Oct-2014, 03:25 PM)DHM25 Wrote: Re - 2000 Class rail motors. When Comeng built them they were fitted with AEC 11.3 Litre engines and SCG gearboxes.(both supplied as a package by British United T...
Rolls Royce Preservation and Tourist Railways 10 9,005 05-Oct-2014, 07:09 PM