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18th September 2014
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SETS Calendar 2014
Sat 27th September 2014, 1:30pm
September General Meeting
Ferry South Steyne,
Darling Harbour
(moored adjacent to the Pyrmont Bridge, outside Harbourside.)
 
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Under The Wires

October 2013 Issue
· Historical Briefing on the Sydney City & Suburban Railways
· Suburban Railway Electrification in Australia - Sydney (in 1935)
· 1855 Revisited (North West Rail Link)
· Images of the Lausanne M2 Metro
October issue is due to be posted early next week and December issue is in preparation
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News
New PO Box SETS P.O. Box Mail Address Has Changed

MEMBERS PLEASE NOTE: The Sydney Electric Train Society Inc. has changed its P.O. Box mailing address. SETS new postal address is P.O. Box R868, Royal Exchange, NSW 1225. All other SETS contact details remain the same (including email sets@sets.org.au). All current members have been advised by mailed notice. A redirect has been placed on our existing P.O. Box as part of the transition arrangements.

Monorail SETS preserves a monorail set

Its over a year since the Darling Harbour monorail was closed. SETS has rescued set 4 - the only complete train to be preserved. Your continued donations will assist us complete our aquisition and help us return the train to public display. Find out more about the monorail as well as see images, videos and more at Remember the Sydney Monorail

 

The SETS Fleet
8501 Fleet Acquisitions

Information about SETS' most recent locomotive aquisition - 8501


5022 The SETS Fleet

View the history and current status of the vehicles in the SETS Fleet. This section includes updated information about the Electric Multiple-Unit passenger cars, plus details of electric locomotives 4615, 8501 and 8606.

 

Library

Trackfast Commercial
NSWGR Centenary Leaflets

Reproductions of a series of double sided publicity leaflets from the Centenary of NSW Railways in 1955.


Trackfast Commercial Trackfast Television Commercial

Uncovered from the vaults, we present an original television commercial for the NSW Railways. Broadcast in NSW during 1982, it showcases the freight service provided by the then State Rail Authority.

 

 

Unique Opportunity
Melbourne Hitachi Buy Yourself a Train Carriage!

SETS member John Horne offers to transfer one these withdrawn Melbourne electric Hitachi carriages to your property




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