Light Railways

Nos 76 to 100

April 1982 to April 1988

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No. 100 April 1988:


Special issue, includes Glennifer Inclined Tramway, the Brooklana Timber Company's Tramline, the Briggsvale Tramway, Briggs' Slingsby Road Tramway, the Cascade tramways, and the Timmsvale tramway. Steam locomotives used on these tramways included an "A" class Climax.

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No. 99 January 1988:

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No. 98 October 1987:


A special timber tramways issue, with timber tramways from three states.

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No. 97 July 1987:

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No. 96 April 1986:


A special issue recording the gold mining activities at Hillgrove.

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No. 95 January 1987:

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No. 94 October 1986:


A special issue recording the gold mining activities at Hillgrove amidst spectacular scenery.

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No. 93 July 1986:

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No. 92 April 1986:

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No. 91 January 1986:


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No. 90 October 1985:


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No. 89 July 1985:

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No. 88 April 1985:

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No. 87 January 1985:

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No. 86 October 1984:


A special forty page issue.

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No. 85 July 1984:

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No. 84 April 1984:


A special issue in which John Buckland records the history of the 90 cm gauge electric railways associated with the Morwell open cut brown coal mine, and the Yallourn - Morwell connecting railway.

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No. 83 January 1984:

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No. 82 October 1983:


A special issue in which John Buckland records the history of the 90 cm gauge electric railways associated with the brown coal mines at Yallourn, as well as the 2 ft gauge diesel, 3 ft 6 in gauge steam, and 5 ft 3 in gauge steam and diesel powered railways used at the same location.

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No. 81 July 1983:

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No. 80 April 1983:

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No. 79 January 1983:


A special issue in which Mike McCarthy records the history of timber tramways and mills in the Erica district, including, amongst others, the Tyers Valley and Thomson Valley tramways.

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No. 78 October 1988:

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No. 77 July 1982:


A special issue recording the history of the Australian financed sugar tramways of Fiji.

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No. 76 April 1982:

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