Lost Railway Stations of the Pyrenees

Lost Railway Stations of the Pyrenees


Max Jeffery & Brett Leslie

published by Landsborough & District Historical Group, Landsborough, Victoria
October 2019

A detailed history of the Ararat to Avoca and Ben Nevis to Navarre railway lines and so much more – a look at the history of the now closed railway stations that served the pioneering communities in the area – including Avoca, Crowlands, Joel, Landsborough, Tulkara. Navarre, Dunneworthy, Ben Nevis, Eversley, Elmhurst and Amphitheatre – now just a fading memory.  232 pages including many previously unseen colour and black & white historical photos. A must for anyone interested in the history of the Pyrenees valley and the small communities that thrived here.

The book deals with the railway from Maryborough to Avoca and on to Ararat together with its stations.  Also covered is the branch line from Ben Nevis to Navarre and its stations. A chapter is included dealing with tickets and a separate one dealing with recent events to the present day.


The book is of 232 pages and is soft bound with illustrated covers.(see photos).  The size of the book is 219 mm (H) x 297 mm (W) and 14 mm thick.

For posting, the book will be packed in a stout cardboard book mailing box.  The book weighs, when packed, just under 1400grams.   Parcel Post applies.  Additional Postal services are available and will be charged at cost, upon request.
For posting to destinations outside Australia, Airmail will be used at the most economical rate.  Faster but more expensive services are available on request and will be charged at cost.

Rail Heritage Victoria is a business name of Australian Railway Historical Society Victorian Division Incorporated

Product Price $60.00