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(15 pictures)
Picture relating to Laidley - titled 'Derailment cleanup at Laidley station'
Picture relating to Macdonnell Ranges - titled 'Macdonnell Ranges'
Picture relating to Coolangatta - titled 'Coolangatta'
Picture relating to Weetawaa - titled 'Weetawaa'
Picture relating to Essendon Airport - titled 'Essendon Airport'
Picture relating to Moura Mine - titled 'Moura Mine'
Picture relating to Newport - titled 'Newport power station and Williamstown vehicle ferry'
Picture relating to Gold Coast - titled 'Gold Coast Burleigh Heads early 1960's'
Picture relating to Warners Bay - titled 'Warners Bay'
Picture relating to Alice Springs - titled 'Alice Springs 1964'
Picture relating to Mortlake - titled 'Mortlake'
Picture relating to Northern Territory - titled 'Royal Visit - Alice Spings'
Picture relating to Guerilla Bay - titled 'Guerilla Bay'
Picture relating to The Musgrave Ranges - titled 'Northern Territory _ Musgraves - 1964'
Picture relating to Rumbalara - titled 'Northern Territory - Simpson Desert '

Derailment cleanup at Laidley station

contributed by Redtailfoxaroo, taken on 31 July 1964
(contact Redtailfoxaroo about this picture)

This photo was taken from a slide in my grandfather's collection that we scanned and shows the cleanup operation well underway at the western end of the station platform at Laidley back in 1964. A Goods train collided with the rear of a derailed goods train.

This picture is part of the Bonzle Railways (open in new window) photo collection.