Rail News

DATE

September 24 , 2021


In the Herald: September 28, 1953

The Sydney Morning Herald 
September 23, 2021 (Australia)

Locomotive derailed

“Wooden props were used to support a locomotive which was derailed and almost crashed on to the road near Auburn railway station yesterday. The locomotive, which was hauling a railway workers’ special, jumped a set of points. Train services were disrupted for eight hours until two o’clock, and passengers travelling from Liverpool, Parramatta, Granville and Auburn were provided with bus transport.”

Source
https://www.smh.com.au/national/nsw/in-the-herald-september-28-1953-20210923-p58u4n.html

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