44pp., intext, b/white halftone plate illustrations throughout. Saddle-stitched, staplebound format booklet. Staples clean and holding firmly. Monochrome, pictorially-illustrated card wrapper nominally bumped only. Textblock unmarked. Written to celebrate the centenary of the opening (official opening, April 5, 1892) of the Timboon Railway Line. Originally constructed to open up a last Western District frontier - the Heytesbury Forest - the line was never completed in its entirety as originally planned . . . This is the story. Contents include: Introduction, 100 years down the line, Technical details, Decline of the line, Line Description and Siding Statistics, People who lived and worked the line, Anecdotes and Tragedies, Acks. Booklet weight approx. 100g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: 100 YEARS DOWN THE LINE (Timboon Railway ...
Publisher: Cobden & District Historical Society with the Heytesbury Historical Society
Publication Date: 1992
Binding: Softcover (Staplebound)
Book Condition: Very Good +
Edition: First Edition.
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