Thanks to Chris Nicholes for this photo and interesting description: Willow Bend Rail line retaining wall, built by the DMR 1968. The wall was not planned, but was needed when the big Dozer ripping and pushing the cutting out, pulled up the rail line when working too close. It was panic stations when the workers […]
Thanks to Chris Nicholes for the picture and description: 1968 – one of the first Wabco dump trucks, being hauled to the Talbingo dam project. Peterbilt truck, just out of Gundagai.
A picture of the Talbingo Dam site taken in 1968. With thanks to Chris Bonnor.
With thanks to Chris Nicholes for the picture and description: Gocup Road 1968. Hauling a new WABCO Haulpac dump truck to Talbingo Dam site. Peter built prime mover, Pacific Coast Trucking. Photo courtesy Doug Clark.
With thanks to Maureen Holloway, the below three pictures show the construction of the Blowering Dam wall. The spillway pic is dated 1968 so the others obviously pre-date that: (click on each picture to see the full size version)