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  1. SERIOUS CHARGE AGAINST AN ENGINE DRIVER.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Friday 22 August 1879 p 4 Article
    Abstract: James Summers, an engine-driver in the employ of the Victorian Railways, was charged at the City Court yesterday with being drunk on the 5th inst., w ... 1359 words
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    2017-07-03 00:21:56.0

    Broadmeadows derailment - Ebenezer Brown Witness / Jas Summers drunk? drvr.

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  2. RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    Portland Guardian (Vic. : 1876 - 1953) Monday 5 November 1900 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The mid-day train from Princess Bridge station to Healesville on Saturday, when 'on the Lilydale side of [?] station, met with an accident. 111 words
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    2016-12-29 00:45:49.0

    Yering - 'old' R class; Refer ARE 12 / 1971 Photo

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  3. RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    Healesville and Yarra Glen Guardian (Vic. : 1900 - 1942) Friday 9 November 1900 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Passengers and all connected with the train due at Healesville at 2.20 p.m. last Saturday had a miraculous escape from serious injury, if not 633 words
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    2016-12-29 01:08:11.0

    Yering - 'old' R class; Drvr M'Sweeney / Frmn M'Mahon / Guard Phillips / Dr. Sexton / Photographer S. Leuba

    Refer: Wal Larsen., ARE 12 / 1971 Photo & txt

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  4. RAILWAY ACCIDENT NEAR YERING.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 10 November 1900 p 12 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The mid-day train from Melbourne to Healesville on Saturday, the 3rd irst., left the rails within about a quarter mile of Yering station. The train w ... 117 words
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    2016-12-29 01:12:33.0

    Yering - 'old' R class; Drvr M'Sweeney / Frmn M'Mahon / Guard Phillips / Dr. Sexton / Photographer S. Leuba - Illustrated here.

    Refer: Wal Larsen.,
    ARE 12 / 1971 Photo & txt

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  5. MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 1900.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 19 November 1900 p 4 Article
    Abstract: "What are the terms of the compact "between Sir George Turner and the "four members, of the Council who "have joined his Administration?" is a 5399 words
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    2016-12-29 00:36:36.0

    Yering - 'old' R class; Refer ARE 12 / 1971 Photo

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  6. ANOTHER RAILWAY SMASH. EXCURSION TRAIN DERAILED. ON THE CEMBROOK LINE. TWO TRUCKS OVERTURNED. THIRTY-NINE PASSENCERS INJURED SEVERAL OF THEM SERIOUSLY. (By Telephone.) | MELBOURNE, Sunday Night.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Monday 29 January 1906 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A serious railway accident occurred this afternoon on the Gembrook narrowgauge line to a heavily-laden passenger excursion train. Had the mishap take ... 576 words
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    2016-12-30 01:26:25.0

    Another Gembrook derailment

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  7. PASSENGER TRAIN DERAILED. SEVERAL PERSONS INJURED. WAS THE SPEED EXCESSIVE? MELBOURNE, January 29.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Monday 29 January 1906 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The news of an alarming railway accident near Ferntree Gully reached Melbourne this afternoon. Rumour was busy for some hours with wild stories, but 1261 words
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  8. RAILWAY SENSATION IN VICTORIA. EXCURSION TRAIN DERAILED. PASSENGERS INJURED. Melbourne, January 28.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 29 January 1906 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A picturesque spot on the Gembrook narrow-gauge railway, about four miles from Upper Ferntree Gully, was to-day the scene of a thrilling railway disa ... 1332 words
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  9. RAILWAY ACCIDENT IN VICTORIA. AN EXCURSION TRAIN DERAILED. MR. TAIT BLAMES THE ENGINEDRIVER. Melbourne, January 28.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 3 February 1906 p 19 Article
    Abstract: A railway accident occurred this afternoon to an excursion train on a narrow-gauge line from Ferntree Gully to Gembrook. The train 624 words
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    2016-12-30 01:03:16.0

    Drvr Sheehan / Frmn McKeenan / Guard Blinkorn

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  10. THE CEMBROOK RAILWAY ACCIDENT. OFFICIAL ENQUIRY. | MELBOURNE, Wednesday.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Thursday 1 March 1906 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry by Judge Box, assisted by Professor Kernot and Mr H. C. Mais, into the circumstances attending the derailment of a portion of a train on ... 597 words
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    2016-12-30 01:06:39.0

    Inquiry Kernot & Mais & Witness names.

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  11. THE BELGRAVE RAILWAY ACCIDENT. MELBOURNE, Wednesday.
    Tasmanian News (Hobart, Tas. : 1883 - 1911) Wednesday 7 March 1906 p 4 Article
    Abstract: At the Belgrave accident enquiry Fireman Linklater said he was a passenger by the train, and went up gain experience for the following 92 words
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  12. THE GEMBROOK RAILWAY SMASH
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Friday 9 March 1906 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Mr. A. A. Sheahan, the driver of the Gem brook engine which met with the accident, was again under examination this morning at the sitting of the Enq ... 1327 words
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    2016-12-30 01:23:15.0

    Burgess & McNamara

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  13. COUNTRY.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 3 June 1911 p 26 Article
    Abstract: Sydney Kelley, of Wal Wal, while working at Glenorchy, sustained severe and extensive burns on the face, owing to an accident with a spirit lamp. 370 words
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    2016-12-29 01:13:33.0

    Warburton / Wonthaggi

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  14. RAILWAY SMASH : Narrow Escapes of Train Crews
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 21 March 1931 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Narrow escapes of the train crews were an outstanding feature of a train crash on the Geelong line early on March 18. when an engine ran into 439 words
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    2017-06-07 02:27:03.0

    Manor - Rear ender frm L.E. with drvr Rowsell

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  15. The Argus. PUBLISHED DAILY. | FRIDAY, MAY 10, 1889.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 10 May 1889 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The Church Congress that assembled during the last week in Sydney has concluded its sittings, and the next meeting, it is understood, will be held 9772 words
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    2019-05-02 22:47:08.0

    Crib Point - Mornington Jnc.

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