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  1. RAILWAY EXTENSION. (REPORT FROM ENGINEER-IN-CHIEF FOR RAILWAYS.) Engineer-in-Chief to Secretary for Public Works. Railway Department, Engineer's Office, Sydney, 31st July, 1861.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 19 September 1861 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—In compliance with your instructions I have prepared, and have now the honour to submit, the following report on the cost of constructing cheap ... 4918 words
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  2. PICTON. [FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.]
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 19 January 1863 p 8 Article
    Abstract: THE weather for the most part of last week was of the same dry and hot description which has now prevailed for so long in this district; since then t ... 554 words
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  3. PICTON. [FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.]
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 27 January 1863 p 5 Article
    Abstract: INQUEST.—On Thursday, 22nd, Mr. J. M. Antill, J.P., coroner, held an inquest on the Goulburn extens[?] line of railway, on the body of a man named Wi ... 532 words
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  4. PICTON. [FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT]
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 2 April 1863 p 2 Article
    Abstract: SINCE my last communication about a fortnight ago, the weather has been everything we could wish for, so far as agricultural affairs have been concer ... 1452 words
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  5. PICTON. [FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.]
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 13 May 1863 p 5 Article
    Abstract: TWO MEN KILLED ON THE GOULBURN EXTENSION LINE. —On Wednesday, the 6th instant, an inquest was held at the house of John Berry, publican, residing in ... 1069 words
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  6. SANATORIA FOR SYDNEY. To the Editor of the Herald.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 16 November 1867 p 4 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—In a recant article you mentioned that in course of time a passer ger traffic would spring up on our railways, in consequence of the wish of the ... 418 words
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  7. SYDNEY SUMMARY. THURSDAY afternoon.
    The Goulburn Herald and Chronicle (NSW : 1864 - 1881) Saturday 23 May 1868 p 4 Article
    Abstract: THE government have dealt with the case of the Rev. Father Dwyer (respecting O'Farrell's confession) as if he were simply an officer of the gaol. He ... 1469 words
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    Costruction Contractors: Faviel / Larkin

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  8. Railway Department.
    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Tuesday 28 July 1885 p 2 Article
    Abstract: MR. JOHN PROCTOR, who for several years has filled the position of locomotive inspector at Goulburn, and won universal respect both from those above ... 115 words
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    Proctor & Webster

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  9. FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 27. His Honor took his seat at 10 o'clock. MALICIOUSLY OBSTRUCTING A RAILWAY TRAIN.
    Wagga Wagga Advertiser (NSW : 1875 - 1910) Saturday 28 November 1885 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Michael Noonan was indicted for having, at Bomen, on the 9th November, placed an iron rail upon the railway line, for the purpose of maliciously obst ... 5664 words
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  10. Bowral Railway Accident.
    Bowral Free Press and Berrima District Intelligencer (NSW : 1884 - 1901) Saturday 15 May 1886 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THOSE injured in the railway accident on Saturday last have, so far as we are able to learn, all recoved, or very nearly so, with the exception of Mr ... 136 words
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  11. The Railway Disaster Inquest.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Thursday 7 July 1887 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Edward Andrew Loughrey, travelling locomotive inspector of locomotives, was farther cross-examined. In reply to Dr. Sly, he stated that he had freque ... 449 words
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  12. Changes in the Railway Department at Goulburn.
    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Tuesday 4 June 1889 p 2 Article
    Abstract: MR. C. S. STANGER, who has been Locomotive Inspector at Goulburn since Mr. Webster's departure, will shortly vacate that position to fill that of Tra ... 47 words
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  13. ACCIDENT ON THE RAILWAY. A MAN JUMPS FROM THE MAIL TRAIN.
    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Tuesday 18 May 1897 p 4 Article
    Abstract: OUR Gunning correspondent wired as follows on Monday morning:— "A young man named James Curtin jumped from the up mail train on Saturday night when 257 words
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  14. ACCIDENT NEAR MITTAGONG. STATIONMASTER INJURED. BOTH LEGS CUT OFF.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Monday 14 June 1897 p 3 Article
    Abstract: MITTAGONG, Monday.—A shocking railway accident happened here on Saturday night about 11 o'clock. Mr. James Alt, stationmaster at Hilltop, while retur ... 185 words
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  15. Police Court. THURSDAY.
    Cootamundra Herald (NSW : 1877 - 1954) Wednesday 28 May 1902 p 2 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE Messrs. E. Doidge and S. H. Dickson, J. P. WAGES. Patrick Noonan v. John Quinn, claim £7 588 words
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    S.M. Bethungra

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  16. GOULBURN POLICE COURT. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3.
    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Tuesday 3 October 1905 p 2 Article
    Abstract: One defendant pleaded guilty to drunkenness. There were twelve previous convictions against him. He was fines £1 or 14 days' hard labour. Allowed 24 ... 1577 words
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    includes 'Cullarin Coots'

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  17. James Dempster, Pioneer Settler, Obit. 51'10. An Appreciation by Edmund Milne, Superintendent, Western Division, N.S.W.R.
    Dubbo Dispatch and Wellington Independent (NSW : 1887 - 1932) Wednesday 12 January 1910 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A NEWLY opened railway station in Riverina. A waggon laden with bags of grain is being dealt with; the owner is of the sturdy, broad-shouldered Caled ... 1090 words
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  18. A RAILWAY MAN KILLED. Sydney, January 31.
    The Express and Telegraph (Adelaide, SA : 1867 - 1922) Tuesday 1 February 1910 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A accident Happened on the Melbourne express yesterday morning, when William Robert Jones, one of the railway examining staff, received injuries to h ... 137 words
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  19. Railway Commissioner Johnson. VISITS WYALONG CENTRAL. DEPUTATIONS RECEIVED.
    The Wyalong Advocate and Mining, Agricultural and Pastoral Gazette (NSW : 1900 - 1928) Wednesday 14 September 1910 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr Johnson, Chief Commissioner for Railways, accompanied by Mr Harper (Traffic Manager), Mr. Frazer (Chief Engineer), Mr Lucy 813 words
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  20. Wyalong. Monday, September 12.
    Albury Banner and Wodonga Express (NSW : 1881 - 1938) Friday 16 September 1910 p 47 Article
    Abstract: A welcome shower of rain fell on Saturday evening, about 30 points being registered. It was of considerable benefit to the crops, after a week or ove ... 744 words
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  21. The Railway Fatality. THE INQUEST.
    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Thursday 5 January 1911 p 4 Article
    Abstract: An inquest into the death of Messrs. P. Horan and H. Flood, who were killed so tragically at Breadalbane on Sunday morning, was held in the Courthous ... 1636 words
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    Death by Misadventure? Trike Fatality - New Years eve @ Breadalbane

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  22. THE OLDEST RAILWAY SERVANT FIFTY-SIX YEARS AMONG TRAINS.
    The Sun (Sydney, NSW : 1910 - 1954) Wednesday 18 January 1911 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Mr William Farquhar, who will shortly retire from the railway service, can claim to be not only the oldest employee in the New South Wales railways, ... 290 words
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  23. Oldest Railway Employee.
    The Bathurst Times (NSW : 1909 - 1925) Thursday 19 January 1911 p 2 Article
    Abstract: By the retirement of Mr. William Farquhar, of the New South Wales Railways, Loco. Department, at an early date, there will pass out of the railway, 289 words
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  24. District News. JUNEE January 26.
    Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Monday 30 January 1911 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Presentation.—At noon to-day, when the railway employees ceased work, opportunity was taken of presenting Mr. S. Higgs, a fellow employee of 119 words
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    Engdrvr - Blatch Obit

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  25. The Oldest Railway Servant.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Thursday 26 January 1911 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. William Farquhar, who will shortly, retire from the railway ser vice, can claim to be not only the oldest employee in the New South 492 words
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  26. A Derailed Truck.
    The Braidwood Dispatch and Mining Journal (NSW : 1888 - 1954) Wednesday 14 August 1912 p 2 Article
    Abstract: ON Saturday night a goods truck was derailed on the main line between Razorback and Cullarin. A gang was quickly on the scene, and cleared the line i ... 65 words
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  27. NARROW ESCAPE FROM AWFUL DISASTER NEARLY A PARALLEL WITH BOWRAL (N.S.W.) SMASH TWO TRAINS COLLIDE AT SOUTH LINE JUNCTION PASSENGERS MIRACULOUS ESCAPE FROM DEATH.
    Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924) Monday 16 March 1914 p 5 Article
    Abstract: From big railway accidents South Australia has, luckily, been immune. On the many and very dangerous level crossing which are scattered promiscuously 3484 words
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  28. EXETER RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    Warrnambool Standard (Vic. : 1914 - 1918) Tuesday 24 March 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Although fortunately not amongst the injured, several erstwhile Warrnambool residents were in the railway accident which happened at Exeter, 156 words
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  29. EXETER RAILWAY ACCIDENT. BOWRAL, March 23.
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Tuesday 24 March 1914 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The coroner's inquest on the fourteen victims of the Ex[?]er railway [?] was continued to-day[?]when evidence[?] garding the speed of the tra[?] and ... 208 words
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  30. THE KILLED.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 14 March 1914 p 21 Article
    Abstract: FRED. KEEZENHOGAN, Albert-street, Mittagong. ALICE EVA, of Cootamundra. JAMES EVA, of Parramatta. 59 words
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  31. DISASTER ON THE SOUTHERN LINE. A COLLISION. GOODS TRAIN AND MAIL. 14 PEOPLE KILLED. MANY INJURED. DREADFUL SCENES. (BY OUR SPECIAL REPORTERS.)
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 16 March 1914 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The railway disaster at Exeter proves to be the most terrible accident ever recorded in the annals of the New South Wales railways. 254 words
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  32. FIREMAN'S EXPERIENCE.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 16 March 1914 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Harold Terrett, fireman of the Temora train, when interviewed, said: "When we got to the distant signal I saw it was off. I could not see it until we ... 204 words
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    Engr Drvr; Peter H. Irwin of Goulburn:
    Frmn; Harold Terrett of -----?

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  33. CAUSE OF DISASTER.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 16 March 1914 p 9 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The cause of the disaster was the thick fog which hid the signal and prevented the driver and fireman of the Temora mail seeing the goods engine unti ... 795 words
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  34. ON THE GOODS TRAIN. CATTLE ESCAPE.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 16 March 1914 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The "up" goods train into which the Temora mail crushed at Exeter station also suffered severely, but to nothing like the extent of the passenger tra ... 388 words
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  35. EXETER. RAILWAY DISASTER. THE INQUEST. QUESTION OF SIGNALLING. (FROM OUR SPECIAL REPORTERS.) BOWRAL, Thursday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 20 March 1914 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The inquest on the victims of the Exeter disaster was resumed this morning before the Coroner (Mr. Taylor) and a jury of six. The attendance was not ... 4078 words
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  36. The Exeter Inquest MECHANICAL ENGINEER'S EVIDENCE. SYDNEY, Monday.
    Tweed Daily (Murwillumbah, NSW : 1914 - 1949) Tuesday 24 March 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The inquest on the Exeter accident was continued to-day. Ernest Lucy, Chief Mechanical Engineer of the New South Wales 103 words
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  37. THE EXETER RAILWAY ACCIDENT. THE VERDICT.
    Molong Express and Western District Advertiser (NSW : 1887 - 1954) Saturday 28 March 1914 p 13 Article
    Abstract: In connection with the dreadful railway accident which occurred at Exeter on Friday night, March 13th, at the Court of Inquiry after taking 323 words
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    Driver Irwin committed for trial - overran signals fog

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  38. EXETER RAILWAY ACCIDENT. CLAIMS FOR COMPENSATION.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Monday 20 April 1914 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The trial of Driver Owen for manslaughter, arising from the Exeter railway accident, will commence at Goulburn on Monday next. The Railway Department ... 65 words
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    Driver Owen on 'up' stock train?

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  39. RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT JOPPA. MARVELLOUS ESCAPE. CARRIAGE PARTLY OFF RAILS FOR MILE AND HALF.
    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Tuesday 21 April 1914 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A railway accident of a most remarkable character, occurred on Sunday morning at Joppa, near Goulburn, where the Cooma line branches off from the mai ... 1132 words
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  40. SOUTHERN LINE. PICTON-MITTAGONG DEVIATION.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 17 July 1914 p 12 Article
    Abstract: The Public Works Committee yesterday took further evidence regarding the proposed deviation on the main southern railway line between Picton and Mitt ... 149 words
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  41. PICTON-MITTAGONG DEVIATION TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 22 July 1914 p 17 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—In Friday's "Herald Mr. Kennedy, surveyor of the Railway Dopartment, in evidence given before the Public Works Committee re Picton-Mittagong dov ... 433 words
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    letter to editor

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  42. SOUTHERN LINE. PTCTON-MITTAGONG DEVIATION.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 28 July 1914 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The Public Works Committee visited Hill Top on Satin day in connection with the Picton-Mittagong deviation. Evidence given by Mr. Thomas Raw, the 138 words
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  43. EXETER RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Saturday 12 September 1914 p 1 Article
    Abstract: In No. 1 Jury Court on Wednesday the action Morton v. Chief Railway Commissioner, was heard. Mr. Curtis and Mr. Alroy Cohen, instructed by Mr. W. C. ... 272 words
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  44. Exeter Railway Accident.
    The Scrutineer and Berrima District Press (NSW : 1892 - 1948) Saturday 12 September 1914 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Morton v. Chief Railway Commisioner.—This was an action brought by Alice Elizabeth Brooker Morton as administratrix of the 264 words
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  45. SHOCKING RAILWAY ACCIDENT. A GOULBURN VICTIM. GUARD HAS BOTH LEGS SEVERED.
    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Thursday 18 March 1915 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A shocking accident occurred this (Thursday) morning between Moss Vale and Werai to Guard Duggan, of the Goulburn railway staff. The guard was employ ... 114 words
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    Guard Duggan @ Glbn

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  46. SOUTHERN RAILWAY. PROGRESS OF DUPLICATION.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 22 February 1915 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Progress continues to be made with the work of duplicating the southern railway line. Between Moss Vale and Bundanoon considerable work has been done ... 113 words
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    Deviation Progress

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  47. THE RAILWAYS. WORK OF DUPLICATION. THE DEVIATIONS. MINISTERIAL INSPECTION. OUTLAY OF £6,000,000
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 14 February 1916 p 10 Article
    Abstract: "From our point of view, it is salvation," was how tbe Acting Chief Commissioner for Railways (Mr. J. Fraser) on Saturday summed up his observations ... 1333 words
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  48. THE TUNNEL FATALITY. MITTAGONG, Friday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 6 October 1917 p 14 Article
    Abstract: The Coroner, Mr. H. W. Taylor, concluded the hearing of the inquiry into the Five Mile Tunnel accident in connection with the railway deviation works ... 124 words
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    Tunelling Fatality - Alpine

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  49. Mr. M. Kerany. A STATIONMASTER & A GENTLEMAN.
    Bowral Free Press and Berrima District Intelligencer (NSW : 1884 - 1901) Saturday 25 July 1896 p 2 Article
    Abstract: ON Wednesday evening a goodly company met at the Grand Hotel, Bowral, to bid farewell to Mr. M. Kenny, station-master, prior to his departure for his ... 1614 words
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    M.Kenny S.M.

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  50. DANGEROUS CROSSING. BOWRAL, Friday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 22 October 1927 p 18 Article
    Abstract: Some concern is felt regarding the provision of a crosing on the Bong Bong road for the Moss Vile-Port Kembla railway line, there being a conflict of ... 123 words
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  51. SOUTHERN RAILWAY WORKS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 10 December 1914 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Progress continues to be made with the duplication and deviations of the Bouthern [?] At Moss Vale a portion of the renerse adjoining the railway sta ... 178 words
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  52. RAILWAY DEVIATION BETWEEN PICTON AND MITTAGONG.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 26 February 1916 p 20 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: SECTION.-PICTON TO MITTAGONG DEVIATION. 10 words
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    Route map

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  53. RAILWAY DEVIATIONS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 24 June 1916 p 14 Article
    Abstract: The Deputy Chief Commissioner, Mr. James Fraser, accompanied by Mr. E. Miluo, Assistant Commissioner, and the principal heads of the Railway Departme ... 252 words
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  54. REAL ESTATE. NOTES OF THE WEEK.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 17 February 1917 p 9 Article
    Abstract: There was a fair amount of business transacted in the real estate market this week. The indoor sales were well attended. Competition in several insta ... 1484 words
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    Real Estate concerns

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  55. IMPROVING OUR RAILWAY GRADES: BARGO DEVIATION.
    Sydney Mail (NSW : 1912 - 1938) Wednesday 18 September 1918 p 10 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The work of deviating the southern railway to avoid the heavy grades between Picton and Mittagong is now being brought near completion by the Existin ... 1601 words
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  56. RAILWAY TIME-TABLE. IMPORTANT CHANGES.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 11 July 1919 p 9 Article
    Abstract: A new railway time-table will be brought into force as from Sunday next. On the southern line, the deviation from Picton to Mittagong, via West Bargo ... 285 words
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  57. NO. 2 JURY' COURT. (Before Mr. Justice Ferguson and Jury.) CLAIM FOR RESUMPTION AND DAMAGE. Magennis and others v Railway Commissioners for New South Wales.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 18 September 1919 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The plaintiffs in this case, Patrick Joseph Magennis, Phillp Courtenay Julian and Richard Julian, trading as Magennis and Julian Bros., pastoralists, ... 199 words
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