searching for photo Train -v- Plane @ Kingsford Smith Airport
#1
Hi - Looking for an old photo showing an incident involving a plane and a loco/train at Kingsford Smith Airport way back when........

Any info graciously welcomed.
#2
Neville Pollard's book on the Sydenham to Botany line has a piccie from memory.
Was a newspaper shot of the day IIRC.

Brad
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#3
(22-Sep-2008, 10:15 AM)PNR5004 link Wrote:Neville Pollard's book on the Sydenham to Botany line has a piccie from memory.
Was a newspaper shot of the day IIRC.

Brad

Would make a good motivational poster...

Captions could include:

'Oh shit...'
'Back to flippin' burgers eh...'
'No, YOU waved ME through!'
&quot;I'm a great admirer of the racehorse. And I thought if you could put 2000 racehorses together, it'd make a very good locomotive! And it did.&quot; - Harold Young, on 3801, August 1970.
#4
(22-Sep-2008, 10:30 AM)Loco3112 link Wrote:[quote author=PNR5004 link=topic=3380.msg56379#msg56379 date=1222042514]
Neville Pollard's book on the Sydenham to Botany line has a piccie from memory.
Was a newspaper shot of the day IIRC.

Brad

Would make a good motivational poster...

Captions could include:

'Oh shit...'
'Back to flippin' burgers eh...'
'No, YOU waved ME through!'
[/quote]

Lucky these undies came with the TARGET money back guarantee.
&quot;I think people should be free to engage in any sexual practices they choose; they should draw the line at goats though.&quot; <br />Elton John
All the filthy Aussie Rail info at http://locoshed.blogspot.com
Check out the Philippine Railway Historical Society. http://philippine-railways.blogspot.com
#5
Ken,
Try this link for a bit of background:

http://www.spiritsofansett.com/history/Niven/trains.htm

As a result of this accident, industry wags came up with the saying "Don't miss your Train connection, fly Ansett”.

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#6
This website has the photos that are in the previously mentioned book, plus others.
&quot;I think people should be free to engage in any sexual practices they choose; they should draw the line at goats though.&quot; <br />Elton John
All the filthy Aussie Rail info at http://locoshed.blogspot.com
Check out the Philippine Railway Historical Society. http://philippine-railways.blogspot.com
#7
Thank you muchly, that's what I was seeking.

K


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