Eyre Peninsula Bibliography

Model Railway Periodicals

Dennis, John, 'The Dutton Bay Tramway', Australian Model Railway Magazine, August 2010.
Fehlberg, Peter and Williams, Hugh, 'South Australian Railways Coal Gantry', Australasian Model Railroad Magazine, Mar/Apr 1970.
Describes the construction of a coal gantry of the design found on the Eyre Peninsula at Cummins, Minnipa, Thevenard and Kimba.
Holden, Ralph, 'A Garden Layout in 1n3-1/2', Australasian Model Railroad Magazine, Sep/Oct 1967.
The beginning of the story of the evolution of Ralph Holden's superb large-scale Eyre Peninsula Division.
Holden, Ralph, 'The Eyre Peninsula Division', Australasian Model Railroad Magazine, Mar/Apr 1969.
Holden, Ralph, 'Rockery Railroading', Australasian Model Railroad Magazine, Jan/Feb 1972.
Holden, Ralph, 'The Eyre Peninsula Division Revisited', Australian Model Railway Magazine, April 1993.
Holden, Ralph, 'Thirty Years in the Garden', Australian Model Railway Magazine, October 1997.
Holden, Ralph, 'The Kapinnie Branch, "A Stupid Undertaking"', Narrow Gauge Downunder, No.12, Winter/Spring 2001.
A delightful account of the evolution of Ralph's Kapinnie branch model, and the real line on which it is loosely based.
Holden, Ralph, A Stupid Undertaking: Seventy years playing with a train set, Railmac Publications, Elizaeth, 2012.
A very readable description of Ralph's journey from a Hornby clockwork set to today's superb outdoor Kapinnie branch model.
Knife, Peter, 'Minnipa - West Coast Narrow Gauge', Convention notes, Modelling the Railways of South Australia Convention, September 2000.
Knife, Peter, ' Train Working on Eyre Peninsula in the Twenties, Sixties and Noughties', Convention notes, Modelling the Railways of South Australia Convention, September 2005.
Knife, Peter, 'Minnipa - SAR', Australian Model Railway Magazine, October 2012.
Description of the author's model railway based on Minnipa in the 1960s.
Moyses, Don, 'Port Lincoln Division Brakevan', Narrow Gauge Downunder, No.1, Summer/Autumn 1996.
Modelling the 31'6" passenger brakevans of the Port Lincoln Division.
Moyses, Don, 'SAR 4-wheel Insulated Car', Narrow Gauge Downunder, No.3, Summer/Autumn 1997.
Modelling Port Lincoln's RN 4-wheel refrigerator cars.
Wheeler, Rodger, 'SAR Water Tower', Australasian Model Railroad Magazine, Sep/Oct 1970.
Describes the construction of a water tower based on the design used on the Port Lincoln Division.

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