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SEMAPHORE  TOURIST  TRAIN



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24th December 2009

Tourist train operated by the National Railway Museum volunteers, its specially designed steam locomotive Bill hauls carriages along the two kilometre coastal route from the Semaphore Jetty to Fort Glanville and the nearby Caravan Park on an 18 inch rail track.

(Barry Simmons)


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Bill in the shed

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Getting ready to steam up


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Bill

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Bill resting a moment


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Discussing the mechanics

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The Crew


31 December 2009

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Semaphore Station near jetty

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Semaphore Station


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Semaphore Station
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Operational Details
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Points into Semaphore


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Looking through Semaphore station

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Semaphore end of the line turntable



OTHER  END  AT  FORT  GLANVILLE

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Fort Glanville other Terminus station

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Looking through Fort Glanville at turntable


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Turntable at Fort Glanville

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Fort Glanville looking towards Semaphore


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2nd January 2010

The Semaphore and Fort Glanville
volunteer working Tourist train.
Driver:  Greg Mayman
Inspector Guard:  Leslie Nicholls, Conductor:  Mike 

(Barry Simmons)


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Tourist train at Semaphore

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Train just arrived after a trip


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Locomotive driver having a breather

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Engine turned and ready to leave next trip


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Watering engine

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All watered


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That's about it

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Cracking a funny with passenger


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Passengers arriving

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All aboard



ARRIVING  AT  FORT  GLANVILLE

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Passengers alight at Fort Glanville

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Engine cut off


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Bill heads towards turntable

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Bill heading towards turntable


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Bill entering turntable

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Bill being turned


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Bill on carriages ready for return Semaphore

From Fort Glanville to Semaphore
Train Ride



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Barry Simmons


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