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Leaving Brisbane -- 9 September 2002

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Left: Another view from the observation car. Middle: The train taking a long, slow curve. At this point in the trip we frequently wound through S-curves. Right: Ruth pouring tea after James brought the afternoon tea tray to our room.

Back on Board

Left: Ruth at work on the photos in the on-line album, adjusting colors and proofreading the text. Middle: When the Express halted for a long stretch during late afternoon, George made his way to the open observation car from which he photographed a diesel switcher assembling a train. Right: Shortly after he took the previous photo, a British rail fan called out that a diesel passenger express was coming from the opposite direction.

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