Railways of the Ovens & King - by Nick Anchen

Railways of the Ovens and King

by Nick Anchen 

published by Sierra Publishing, Melbourne, 2015

A collection of photographs of the railways of the Ovens Valley in Victoria and the King Valley in Victoria.  The railways were

  • the broad gauge railway from the north-east main line at Bowser to Bright and Beechworth as well as the extension from Beechworth to Yackandanda.
  • the narrow gauge railway from Wangaratta to Whitfield.

All are now closed.

This book is a pictorial album of photographs taken from the early days of the districts served up to the closure of the railways as well as some images recently taken along the formations of the railways.

There are 159 photographs, mostly in colour that accompany the text which is complemented by gradient diagrams and maps.

The book is divided into the following chapters:

      • Wangaratta to Whitfield Narrow Gauge Railway;
      • A Railway to Beechworth and Yackandanda;
      • The Ovens Valley Railway;

The book is of 148 pages and is casebound in illustrated glossy boards.(see photo).  The size of the book is 285 mm (W) x 225 mm (H) and 20 mm thick.

For posting, the book will be packed in a stout cardboard book mailing box.  The book weighs, when packed, 1440 grams.  As a consequence, 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.

Product Price $75.00