ROLL 68. Portland, 7th & 9th January. Casterton & Ararat, 8th January. Coleraine, 9th January, 1969.

 

All photos © Les Brown. Not to be used for Publication.

 

68-1. Portland North. Looking towards Portland.

 

68-2. 91RM & T328. Portland North.

 

68-3. Portland North-Heywood.

 

68-4. T379. Casterton.

 

68-5. T379. Casterton.

 

68-6. Casterton.

 

68-7. Ararat. A simple case of what can happen when the load shifts on a fast freight. Iíve taken thousands of pictures of trains and even a seeing a derailment was rare, so when something as dramatic as this happens itís worth a few frames.

 

68-8. Ararat.

 

68-9. Ararat.

 

68-10. Ararat.

 

68-11. S309. Ararat.

 

68-12. T373. Coleraine.

 

68-13. T373. Coleraine.

 

68-14. T373. Coleraine.

 

68-15. T373. Coleraine.

 

68-16. Portland North-Portland. The vestigious sign says ďTest BrakesĒ.

 

68-17. Portland North-Portland.

 

68-18. Portland North-Portland.

 

68-19. Portland North-Portland. Looking towards Portland North.

 

68-20. Portland. The end of the platform coping can be seen in the centre.

 

68-21 Portland.