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  1. THIS RAILWAY INQUIRY BOARD. CONCLUSION OF MR ALLISON SMITH'S EXAMINATION. FINAL EVIDENCE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 25 April 1893 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The board appointed to hold an investigation into the working of the locomotive branch of the Railway department in connection with the administratio ... 1913 words
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  2. IMPORTANT LIBEL ACTION. SPEIGHT V. SYME. THE LOCOMOTIVE BRANCH. HEAVY ENGINES AND LIGHT LINES. MR. T.H. WOODROFFE CROSSEXAMINED. THIRTY-FIRST DAY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 4 August 1893 p 6 Article
    Abstract: In the First Civil Court yesterday,before Mr. Justice Hodges and a special jury, the hearing was resumed in the action brought by Mr. Richard Speight ... 2368 words
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  3. VICTORIA. MELBOURNE, February 21.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 3 March 1894 p 423 Article
    Abstract: As the present Railway Commissioners desire to retire from active work, the Cabinet to-day appointed Messrs. James Syder, Chief Traffic Manager (chai ... 914 words
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  4. THE LOCOMOTIVE EXPLOSION AT RINGWOOD. INQUIRY BY THE BOARD OF EXPERTS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 25 January 1894 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The board appointed to inquiry into the cause of the explosion of a locomotive boiler at Ringwood on Saturday night, the 20th, inst. met yesterday at ... 1466 words
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  5. THE RECENT LOCOMOTIVE EXPLOSION. INQUIRY BY THE BOARD OF EXPERTS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 1 February 1894 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry into the circumstances attending the locomotive boiler explosion which took place at Ringwood on the 20th ult. was resumed at the railway ... 624 words
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  6. EVIDENCE BEFORE THE RAILWAY COMMITTEE.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Thursday 6 December 1894 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A meeting of the Standing Committee on Railways was held at Parliament House yesterday, Mr. Cameron, M.L.A., presiding, to hear evidence as suggested ... 2622 words
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    Comparison coal consumption and traffic times to Woodend

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  7. WEDDINGS. FIELDEN —ASTUN.
    Melbourne Punch (Vic. : 1855 - 1900) Thursday 16 January 1896 p 13 Article
    Abstract: A PREETY but quite wedding was celebrated on New Years Day at the residences of the bride's mother, Stanley-street, Richmond, between Mr. E.uest Laws ... 419 words
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  8. VICTORIAN SPARK-ARRESTER COMMISSION.
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Monday 24 September 1900 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The enginedrivers, says the Melbourne "Argus," who have given evidence before the Parliamentary Spark-arrester Commission, have stated 396 words
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  9. THE NEW RAILWAY POLICY. FURTHER STATEMENT BY MR. OUTTRIM.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 2 October 1900 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Adverting to the suggestion which he made on Saturday evening at the banquet given by the Locomotive Enginedrivers' and Firemen's Association, that t ... 395 words
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  10. SPARK ARRESTERS.
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Friday 23 August 1901 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Some interesting statements regarding the efficiency and history of the Tyrer and other spark arresters were made to the Spark Arrester Committee at ... 561 words
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  11. The New Jollmont Collision. AN EXCITING MOMENT. “SHE’S ON OUR LINE”—“GOOD GOD— SO SHE IS!”
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Friday 20 September 1901 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The department board appointed to inquire into the collision at Joliment continued its sittings yesterday. Mr. Norman, chief engineer for existing li ... 772 words
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    Drvrs - Heffernan / Pattison

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  12. THE BIRREGURRA BUSH FIRES. ARBITRATION PROCEEDINGS.
    The Colac Herald (Vic. : 1875 - 1918) Tuesday 2 September 1902 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The arbitration proceedings arising out of the calamitous bush fire at Birregurra, in February last year, in which R. V. Dennis, of Warncoort, 702 words
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  13. COST OF LOCOMOTIVES. PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEE'S INQUIRY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 5 November 1904 p 19 Article
    Abstract: The select committee appointed by the Legislative Assembly to inquire into the relative cost of manufacturing locomotives at the Phœnix Foundry and a ... 354 words
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    2015-07-06 23:41:43.0

    Walter Stinton; Asst CME / Woodroffe /

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  14. GEMBROOK ACCIDENT. DEPARTMENTAL BOARD.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 1 February 1906 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The Railway Commissioners have appointed a board, constituted of Messrs. T. H. Woodroffe (chief mechanical engineer), C. E. Norman (chief engineer of ... 893 words
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    Drvr Sheehan - FTG Ng

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  15. 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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  16. WILLIAMSTOWN :
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 28 August 1909 p 3 Article
    Abstract: BUT before passing on, who can state the value of the services rendered by the stiff back of Thos. Higinbotham as on inveterate opponent of the break ... 905 words
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    Staff careers Woodroffe & Stinton

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  17. WILLIAMSTOWN.
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 4 September 1909 p 3 Article
    Abstract: IT is stated, however, and on the most reliable authority, that Geelong can claim the honor and privilege of having built the first locomotive engine 870 words
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  18. WILLIAMSTOWN:
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 2 October 1909 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Many of us, when in Melbourne, often look at the clock in ,the Post Office tower and time it, by our watches, which, of course are never 1324 words
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  19. WEST COAST RAILWAYS. THE NARROW-GAUGE ENGINES. ZEEHAN, September 8.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 9 September 1911 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Mr. T. H. Woodroffe, chief mechanical engineer of the Victorian Government railways, is visiting Zeehan inspecting the new Garrett patent 194 words
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  20. RAILWAY STAFF CHANGES. MR. WOODROFFE RETIRES.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 2 July 1912 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The almost immediate re[?]rement of Mr. T.H. Woodroffe. chief [?] engineer of the Victorian railways, is [?] an[?]d. Mr. Wood[?] is now in [?] 237 words
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  21. 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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  22. IMPORTAMT RAILWAY WORKS. NEW LOCOMOTIVE DEPOT. SITE AT SOUTH KENSINGTON... ESTIMATED COST, £130,000.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 24 July 1914 p 8 Article
    Abstract: At a cost of about £130,000 the Railway department intends to erect a new locomotive depot at South Kensington, and land is now being resumed for the ... 909 words
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    New Kensington Loco Depot

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  23. ENGINEERING. KOTES AND COMMENTS. | EARLY VICTORIAN LOCOMOTIVES.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 17 August 1916 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Sonic interesting information about Nos. 31 and 36 and other early Victorian locomotives is forwarded by Mr. M. Murray, formerly locomotive foreman o ... 2253 words
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    THW & Matt Murray G & M Rly

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  24. No Title
    Williamstown Advertiser (Vic. : 1914 - 1918) Saturday 8 September 1917 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE strike has developed into a wide spread and resolute struggle between Capital and Labor. On the side of Capital is arrayed the Governments 1806 words
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    Burgess Burial

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  25. 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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    Drvr Fitzgibbon

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  26. 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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  27. COALITION AND ABSORPTION.
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Saturday 14 May 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The general trend of Australian politics is primarily towards coalition, and secondly towards absorption. Absorption is the fate of most coalitions. ... 4210 words
    • Text last corrected on 23 February 2017 by festanton
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  28. NEWS OF THE DAY.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Monday 20 January 1896 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The R.M.S. Orotava arrived at Albany at 7.40 a.m. on Saturday from Colombo, and left the same day for Adelaide. She will probably reach the Semephore ... 3810 words
    • Text last corrected on 29 December 2015 by jocelyn
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  29. THE FAIRFIELD RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Thursday 20 September 1900 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The enquiry by the coroner, Mr G. C. Merrison, into the circumstances attending the Outer Circle railway accident, which resulted in the deaths of th ... 269 words
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  30. THE LATE MR. MIRLS AS A LOCOENGINEER. TO THE EDITOR OF THE AGE.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 21 September 1895 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Sir,--In your issue of this day, giving portions of the evidence taken by the Railway Inquiry Board, I find Mr. Conyers reported as saying :--"I did ... 178 words
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    William Conyers AMInstCE MIMechE

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