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A Message from the Commissioner to Staff - 1933 A Message from the Commissioner to Staff - 1933 - This document was prepared for staff to advise them of organisational changes that were to be implemented by the New South Wales Government Railways. - ©RailCorp 1933 332.17 KB 1055x
Sydney Yard Working - includes Arrivals and Departures of Trains at Sydney Terminal Station and Time-tables for Empty Car Trains and Light Engines from Sydney to Carriage Works Sidinings (Redfern) and MacDonaldtown Washing Sheds and Vice Versa - 1964 Sydney Yard Working - includes Arrivals and Departures of Trains at Sydney Terminal Station and Time-tables for Empty Car Trains and Light Engines from Sydney to Carriage Works Sidinings (Redfern) and MacDonaldtown Washing Sheds and Vice Versa - 1964 - This publication was issued to railway staff to assist them in operating trains into and out of Sydney Terminal Station. - ©RailCorp 1964 4.69 MB 176x
Carrying Capacity of Goods Wagons, Horse Boxes and other Australian System's Standard Gauge Wagons - 1974 Carrying Capacity of Goods Wagons, Horse Boxes and other Australian System's Standard Gauge Wagons - 1974 - This publication was issued to railway staff to provide information on the loads, sizes and identification numbers of Goods Wagons, Horse Boxes and other Australian System's Standard Gauge Wagons. - ©RailCorp 1974 30.85 MB 102x
1958 Train Composition Book 1958 Train Composition Book - This document was prepared for staff to advise them of the composition of country passenger trains. It also has information on individual carriage types, such as braking capacity and weight, etc. - ©RailCorp 1958 6.37 MB 1942x
Station Names Station Names - This document was published by the Public Transport Commission and contained a list of all station names, opening and closing dates, height and distance from Sydney. - ©RailCorp circa 1972 6.27 MB 1528x
Derailments - Handbook of Instructions Derailments - Handbook of Instructions - This book was complied as a reference authority to guide and assist officers in dealing with derailments, investigating their cause and preventing them. - ©RailCorp 1962 11.99 MB 1374x
Student's Text Book for Platelaying Course - Lecture Notes Student's Text Book for Platelaying Course - Lecture Notes - This book provided lecture notes for staff undertaking the plate laying correspondance course. - ©RailCorp circa 1921 10.84 MB 1276x
Westinghouse Air Brake - Operating and Maintenance Instructions Westinghouse Air Brake - Operating and Maintenance Instructions - This book was issued for the guidance of those staff concerned in the operation, repair and maintenance of the air brake equipments supplied to locomotives and all rolling stock operating throughout the System controlled by the NSWGR. - ©RailCorp circa 1949 20.78 MB 1445x
Locomotive Technology - Westinghouse Air Brake - Operations Locomotive Technology - Westinghouse Air Brake - Operations - This publication was a series of lectures describing the operation, repair and maintenance of the air brake equipments installed on locomotives. - ©RailCorp circa 1946 14.34 MB 1382x
List of Commodities Carried at Average Weights - 1964 List of Commodities Carried at Average Weights - 1964 - This publication was issued to railway staff to assist in determining freight charges, weights of a number of commodities. - ©RailCorp 1964 6.07 MB 1196x
Coaching and Goods Instructions - 1964 Coaching and Goods Instructions - 1964 - This publication was issued to railway staff to assist in determining the most appropriate means of transport of Goods and Passengers. - ©RailCorp 1964 57.06 MB 1362x
Rules and Regulations - 1958 Rules and Regulations - 1958 - This publication was issued to railway staff to ensure that they knew all Rules and Regulations. - ©RailCorp 1958 15.51 MB 1169x
Merchandise and Live Stock Rates - Volume I - 1966 Merchandise and Live Stock Rates - Volume I - 1966 - This publication was issued to railway staff to provide guidance and supplemental information on the rates to be charged for various Merchandises and Livestock and was to be read in conjunction with Volume II. - ©RailCorp 1966 35.38 MB 1250x
Merchandise and Live Stock Rates - Volume II - 1966 Merchandise and Live Stock Rates - Volume II - 1966 - This publication was issued to railway staff to provide guidance and supplemental information on the rates to be charged for various Merchandises and Livestock and was to be read in conjunction with Volume I. - ©RailCorp 1966 27.44 MB 1209x
Sydney Yard Working - includes Arrivals and Departures of Trains at Sydney Terminal Station and Time-tables for Empty Car Trains and Light Engines from Sydney to Carriage Works Sidinings (Redfern) and MacDonaldtown Washing Sheds and Vice Versa - 1960 Sydney Yard Working - includes Arrivals and Departures of Trains at Sydney Terminal Station and Time-tables for Empty Car Trains and Light Engines from Sydney to Carriage Works Sidinings (Redfern) and MacDonaldtown Washing Sheds and Vice Versa - 1960 - This publication was issued to railway staff to assist them in operating trains into and out of Sydney Terminal Station. - ©RailCorp 1960 5.21 MB 1337x
Standards Association of Australia - Railway Level Crossing Signs - 1954 Standards Association of Australia - Railway Level Crossing Signs - 1954 - This publication was issued to provide a standard approach to the types of signage to warn motorist when approaching railway lines. - ©SAA 1954 1.7 MB 1283x
Duties of Flagmen and Look-out Men - 1956 Duties of Flagmen and Look-out Men - 1956 - This publication was issued to railway staff to assist them in understanding the Rules and Regulations relating to Flagmen and Look-out Men when undertaking the Safe Railway Working Classes. In particular how to protect trains. - ©RailCorp 1956 2.52 MB 1153x
Passenger Fares and Coaching Rates - 1927 Passenger Fares and Coaching Rates - 1927 - This publication contained the fares, rates and charges which were imposed for the conveyance of passengers, and carriage of parcels, excess luggage, etc and livestock, etc on trains operating on the NSWGR. - ©RailCorp 1927 21.94 MB 124x
Passenger Fares and Coaching Rates - 1963 Passenger Fares and Coaching Rates - 1963 - This publication contained the fares, rates and charges which were imposed for the conveyance of passengers, and carriage of parcels, excess luggage, etc and livestock, etc on trains operating on the NSWGR. - ©RailCorp 1963 27.96 MB 1264x
Transport by Rail of Explosives and Goods of a Dangerous Nature - 1952 Transport by Rail of Explosives and Goods of a Dangerous Nature - 1952 - This publication described how dangerous and explosive Goods were to be carried by train and was to be read in conjunction with Volume II of the Merchandise and Livestock rates book. - ©RailCorp 1952 3.55 MB 1196x
Circular No 50 - Regulations for the Operations of the Way and Works and Other Branches affecting the Running Lines and the Protection of Employees Concerned - 1966 Circular No 50 - Regulations for the Operations of the Way and Works and Other Branches affecting the Running Lines and the Protection of Employees Concerned - 1966 - This publication provided additional and updated information on procedures to be followed when maintaining the raileway lines, operating of tricycles and trolleys on the running lines. - ©RailCorp 1966 11.6 MB 1208x
Carrying Capacity of Goods Wagons, Horse Boxes and other Australian System's Standard Gauge Wagons - 1969 Carrying Capacity of Goods Wagons, Horse Boxes and other Australian System's Standard Gauge Wagons - 1969 - This publication was issued to railway staff to provide information on the loads, sizes and identification numbers of Goods Wagons, Horse Boxes and other Australian System's Standard Gauge Wagons. - ©RailCorp 1969 33.94 MB 1410x