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building and the nearby freight shed at Port Lincoln. The parcels
office, ticket office and Stationmaster’s office are largely unchanged
from when they were in active use. Two other rooms now house the
Museum’s documentary and photographic archives.
Larger displays are at the freight shed, including track displays, some
gangers’ trollies and an early fettlers’ tent. A few items of freight
rollingstock round out the collection with some examples of vehicles
that ran only on the Eyre Peninsula lines. There are also some early
work train vehicles from the Commonwealth Railways which were
last used on BHP’s Coffin Bay Tramway at Port Lincoln.
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Port Lincoln Railway Museum Reviews
we spent about an hour here going through the history of the railways in this area - just fantastic. They have gone to a lot of work to document the years gone by. The chap on duty that day was very e... more »
Buffs should check this out. It was disappointing to hear from the volunteers that yet again another rail line is being closed down and replaced by road. Tax payers will no doubt be putting the bill f... more »
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