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The extension is currently deemed a construction site and access is forbidden unless express permission has been given by either Ron Harwood or Paul Robertson. Please respect this for your own safety! As the next best thing, this map is available to illustrate the progress made thus far.


Map 1: Kingscote to Imberhorne Tip

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Looking south from the 15 3/4 milepost

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Date: 6th June 2004

The 15 3/4 mile post is exactly 3/4 of a mile from the northern ends of the Platforms at Kingscote, and the trackbed had been cleared ready for laying when this photo was taken.

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Date: 10th July 2004

Just over a month later, the track had passed the milepost, and the new trenches are clearly visible, while the mile post itself had received a lick of paint.

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Photo: Martin Oakley

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Date: 21st August 2004

You could be fooled into thinking the railway had never been away, with the track neatly tamped, the ballast regulated, and nature reclaiming the banks!

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Photo: Dave Clarke

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Please note that although every effort has been made to make these maps as accurate as possible, I can't accept responsibility for any inaccuracies. Comments and suggestions are welcome by email please.

All un-credited photos were taken by Jon Bowers while working with the Sunday P-Way gang, either during authorised visits to the worksite or while delivering materials for the FOK / extension team. Other photos are by Dave Clarke, Martin Oakley and Steve Garratt, to whom many thanks. All photos remain the copyright of the photographer.


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