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ZelmerOz/Rails around the World

I'm based in Queensland, Australia, but my personal resource collection covers several countries and types of railway. These pages will provide access to some of those resources as time and other interests (including my own modelling) permit.

These materials are provided for personal, non-commercial use. Please contact the authors, photographers or other copyright holders for any other use.

The copyright and/or trademark rights of authors, photographers and other interests is acknowledged; any infringement is unintentional and will be corrected as soon as possible after being advised.

World Map
Sugar Cane
CaneSIG provides resources for sugar cane railway modelling anywhere in the world. The focus is on Queensland but Angola, Argentina, Cuba, Egypt, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Japan, Philippines, Taiwan, and the USA are also represented.
Queensland is a non-profit gateway to information on a wide variety of Queensland's rail heritage organisations and activities. Caution: Information has generally been provided by the organisations themselves and may not have been updated recently.
2011 Queensland Flood: devastating floods that affected 3/4 of Queensland, destroying homes, rail lines and critical mining infrastructure (photos, flood map for Rockhampton area, Dawson River video).
Alberta Coal Branch: a Canadian National Railways resource branch west of Edmonton, Alberta. Documenting this railway was a major personal project c1970.
Coal in Drumheller, Alberta: article by Les Kozma.
Construction standards for private sidings, 1974: BC Rail (formerly Pacific Great Eastern) (pdf file, divided into 12 A4 pages from large blueprint).
Feed Mill at Thorsby, Alberta (Lynn Zelmer photos and Scott Calvert plans, 492 Kb pdf file). Feed mill photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8.
Alberta grain elevators: The original of this James Marshall print was 15" x 20" and would be a collector's item.
Bank buildings from the 1975 Toronto Dominion Bank calendar, historic (and very modelable).
Narrow Gauge
NG railway modelling.

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