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Desk Calendar

Railway Calendar for 2017 The 2017 desk calendar is ready for sale.┬áThis view of the cover photo shows our locomotive Ab 608 double heading an excursion and leaving the station in a cloud of steam and smoke. As usual the 2017 calendar will be 13 railway pictures with a 21cm x 12cm image on each… Read more »

Latest Book Release

Ian Dougherty Standing tall in south Dunedin, Hillside Railway Workshops was a significant employer and generator of tradespeople for 138 years. Known for its prodigious manufacture of wagons, carriages and locomotives, this book details these Hillside fine products, some of which are still running on the current railway network or are now highly cherished by… Read more »

The Silverstream Site Photos.

The building is expected to be finished on 15th December 2003. That is, the shell will be finished. The rail tracks are sitting in front of it and the Ransomes and Rapier crane will, we hope, lift them into position so that our W&M carriage can be housed when it arrives. 5th December 2003 and… Read more »