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  1. TORQUAY FIRE TEST CASE Awarded to Railways
    Gippsland Times (Vic. : 1861 - 1954) Monday 22 September 1941 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Judge Magennis, sitting as Arbitrator at the Law Courts, entered judgment for the Victorian Railways Commissioners in the fire claim case, in 470 words
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  2. Thrills on the Footplate TESTING A NEW ENGINE
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 14 February 1935 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: If you seek a real thrill travel on the footplate of an express locomotive during a test run. A ride in an aeroplane is nothing to It—unless the pilo ... 597 words
    • Text last corrected on 19 July 2016 by Corio
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    Testing 'New' A2

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  3. "NED KELLY" FUNNELS Locomotives Burn Less Coal
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 20 April 1934 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Several of the heavy "C" class goods locomotives and one of the "A2" express class have recently been fitted with a new type of funnel, which the rai ... 226 words
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    "Ned Kelly" Funnels

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  4. ENGINEERING. AVIATION NOTES.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 11 December 1924 p 6 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: In some Interesting reminiseences by "851 DD," published in "The Argus" on November 15 under the title of "Engines and Their Drivers." he mentions am ... 2423 words
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  5. COMPARISON IN ENGINE.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 16 August 1913 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The old Class P engine, as seen in the re[?]ying photograph, was built in [?] by. Messrs Beyer and Peacock. Its total roadworthy weight was 50 tons. ... 279 words
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  6. MONSTER EXPRESS ENGINES.
    The Border Morning Mail and Riverina Times (Albury, NSW : 1903 - 1920) Friday 26 April 1907 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr T. H. Woodroffe, chief mechanical engineer for the Victorian Railway Department has completed the designs of a new and tremendously 189 words
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  7. ANOTHER LIBEL ACTION. SMITH V. SYME.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 4 July 1895 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The hearing of the action of Allison Smith v. Syme, in which £10,000 damages are claimed for alleged libels in the Age newspaper reflecting upon the ... 1198 words
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    'Pioneer Driver' - Hulse

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  8. THE VICTORIAN RAILWAYS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 21 August 1872 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A return was laid before the Legislative Assembly yesterday, as moved for by Mr. Bayles, relative to the number of the locomotives on the Victorian R ... 440 words
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  9. BALLARAT LOCOMOTIVES.
    The Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 - 1954) Tuesday 14 December 1920 p 4 Article
    Abstract: On Thursday the third of the eighth of the first group of locomotives manufactured at the Ballarat railway workshops issued from the shops, and 196 words
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  10. ENGINEERING. NOTES AND COMMENTS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 27 April 1916 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The new superheater A2, No. 991, on the Victorian railways, is now undergoing a series of tests, and these indicate that the adoption of superheating ... 1628 words
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    A2 991

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  11. ENGINEERING. NOTES AND COMMENTS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 6 April 1916 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The first of the A2 superhecater locomotives was completed a few days ago, and it has been given a short trial spin, though some days will elapse bef ... 1709 words
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  12. ENGINEERING. NOTES AND COMMENTS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 12 October 1916 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: There is considerable activity at Newport, though owing to the wat and the consequent difficulty of obtaining material, more particularly electric pl ... 1484 words
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  13. ENGINEERING. NOTES AND COMMENTS. THE GARRATT LOCOMOTIVE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 7 November 1912 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The Garratt express and goods locomotives recently put into service on the Tasmanian Government railways, possess exceptional interest. Though runnin ... 3438 words
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    TGR Garratt

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  14. ENGINEERING. NOTES AND COMMENTS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 4 July 1918 p 8 Article
    Abstract: It is not at all unusual to see a couple of A2 engines attached to the Adelaide express; and, with the increasing weight of the trains on other servi ... 682 words
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  15. SOON IT WILL BE: Round Australia by Diesel-electric
    The Herald (Melbourne, Vic. : 1861 - 1954) Tuesday 17 November 1953 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: SOON the shriek of a steam whistle will be only a memory on Victoria's famous Spirit of Progress. New power is coming to drive the Spirit, while the ... 1186 words
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