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Negative - Locomotive at Albury Railway Station, Victoria, circa 1930 Image Reg. No: MM 009106

Description Of Content:
A2 class 4-6-0 type steam locomotive No.985. The locomotive would have been built at either the Newport, Ballarat or Bendigo workshops of Victorian Railways between 1915-1922. A railways staff member is posed beside the locomotive holding an oil can -
he was probably a member of the loco crew. The locomotive is hauling passenger carriages. In the background is the Albury railway station.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Unknown Biggest Family Album Contributor, 1992
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: oil cans, railway stations, railway workers, steam railway locomotives
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: RAIL TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Railways - Steam Power
Tertiary Classification: steam locomotives
Organisations Depicted: Locomotive A2-985
Model Name/Number: A2 class; A2
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Albury, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930


Mark Bau Posted on 19 Sep 2011 10:53 AM
This photo was taken at Albury.

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