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Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon H W J McEwen

Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon H W J...

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Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to Sir Robert Menzies

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Australia
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1963
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Unissued Commonwealth Railways Gold Life Pass

Unissued Commonwealth Railways Gold Life Pass

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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1912
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Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon King O'Malley

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Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

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Coats of arms
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South Australia, Australia
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Commonwealth Railways
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1951
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Commonwealth Railways Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon King O'Malley

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Ceremonial wooden wheelbarrow used at the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

Ceremonial wooden wheelbarrow used at the turning of the fir...

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Wheelbarrows
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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W J. Spence
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1877
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Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon Harold Holt

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Ceremonial shovel used for the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

Ceremonial shovel used for the turning of the first sod at w...

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Baron Thomas Denman
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1912
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Diagrammatic plan of workshops titled "The War Effort" from ...

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Framed certificate of the Australian National Railways corporate philosophy

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Islington Railway Workshops, Kilburn, Adelaide, South Australia, Au...
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Pride of Workmanship, awarded by Rotary International to the...

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Islington Railway Workshops, Kilburn, Adelaide, South Australia, Au...
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Rotary International
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National Railways Certificate of Recognition Duke of Edinbur...

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Marquette of a sculpture of a man riding a camel

Marquette of a sculpture of a man riding a camel

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Maquettes
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Keswick, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Australian National Railways Commission
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Framed certificate of the RAILMEC Quality Policy

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Islington Railway Workshops, Kilburn, Adelaide, South Australia, Au...
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1997
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Black and white photograph - Apprentice School 1963.

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Commemorative stand displaying three World War Two artillery...

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Islington Railway Workshops, Kilburn, Adelaide, South Australia, Au...
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South Australian Railways
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1939
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Silver trophy cup for Labour Day Celebrations, Best Garment ...

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South Australia, Australia
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1962
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Framed metal piece from Tasmanian Railways

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Football plaque, inscribed 'The Fearless Shield A N Sporting...

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Islington Railway Workshops, Kilburn, Adelaide, South Australia, Au...
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Australian National [Railways]
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1991
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Black and white photographs - Australian National Railways Commission

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Certificate awarded to Martin Sielaff by the Work Skill Foun...

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Islington Railway Workshops, Kilburn, Adelaide, South Australia, Au...
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Australian National [Railways]
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1986
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Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

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Coats of arms
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South Australia, Australia
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1912
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Patinated bronze sculpture of a man riding a camel

Patinated bronze sculpture of a man riding a camel

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Keswick, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Australian National Railways Commission
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Railway pendulum wall clock

Railway pendulum wall clock

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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J M Wendt, Adelaide and Mount Gambier
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1887
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Commemorative plaque for the introduction of RoadRailer carr...

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South Australia, Australia
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Australian National [Railways]
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1990
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Black and white photograph - Tool Room staff at Islington 19...

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Historical Oodnadatta Railway Station hand bell, presented b...

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Oodnadatta, South Australia, Australia
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Australian National [Railways]
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1980
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Black and white photograph - Original Masonic Office c.1890.

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Plaque that consists of two wagon gate locks painted gold and mounted on a wooden board

Plaque that consists of two wagon gate locks painted gold an...

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Islington Railway Workshops, Kilburn, Adelaide, South Australia, Au...
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Australian National [Railways]
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Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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The Pyle-National Company
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1924
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Trophy cup for Labour Day Celebrations 1969, Best Working Di...

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South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Railways
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1969
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Adlake non-sweating switch or railway carriage marker lamp

Adlake non-sweating switch or railway carriage marker lamp

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Oil lamps
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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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Adams & Westlake Ltd
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Two Media Kits about the Australasia Railway Project

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Five copies of the Northern Territory News July 2001 with an...

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Member of Parliament Railway Gold Pass and chain issued to S...

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Railways
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1867
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Plan of workshops in South Australia.

Plan of workshops in South Australia.

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Railway pendulum wall clock from the office of Australian National's Chief Finance Officer A Powell

Railway pendulum wall clock from the office of Australian Na...

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South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Railways
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Framed metal South Australian coat of arms.

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