Warm friendly interpretations of scenes from long ago of the interior of Eveleigh Workshops in Redfern Sydney.
Accurate detail without harsh photographic reality. Views include many steam locos, carriages, machinery, maintenance work and outdoor scenes.
Detailed explanatory text giving the history of the Workshops and descriptions of the subjects of each painting.
Over 50 paintings in a 20 page book. Hard covers. Finest quality printing.
Published by the artist Jane Bennett.
The images show a few examples of Jane's style
A fabulous collection of photos from a noted transport photographer.
Photos have all been taken in Sydney suburban locations and include goods, passenger, express and local suburban services
Hard back. 72 pp. 70+ photos all B&W
pub. Eveleigh Press 2014
by Roy Howarth and Glenn Ryan
A must for Sydney suburban electric and red rattler fans.
A beautifully produced in-depth look at the first all steel suburban rail cars to operate in Sydney. Cars 3101 to 3150 were very successful most being still in use 60 years later. Supplied by the Leeds Forge Compnay UK in CKD form they were built up here. Whole story of the Leeds Forge company history, the car's designer, construction detail, full gallery of photos of every car. 152 pp all colour. The book has a photo of every car in service, in colour. Very good value and a collector's piece.