SteamRanger's loco and rolling stock depot,
built on the site of the disused goods yard
at Mt Barker station,
became fully operational in 1997 following transfer of our
activities from Dry Creek.
In its first six years the depot facilities have steadily expanded
and major restoration
tasks have been completed,
including bringing loco Rx207 and loco 621 back to operational
This portfolio of images chronicalling the contributions of both our paid staff and
llustrates the diverse range of activities conducted in and around the depot
in the period from 1996 to 2001.
Most of the photos were taken by our then Loco Manager, Ian Johnston,
with a few contributions
from other volunteers.
The album is arranged in a number of pages, bringing together images on a particular
Click on one of the thumbnails below to select a page
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The image files on any particular page may be up to 6MB in total so please be prepared to wait a short time whilst these are downloaded, particularly if you do not have a broadband connection.