Richmond Vale Railway Line

Richmond Vale Railway Line

The Richmond Vale Railway was a colliery railway line in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia, servicing coal mines at Minmi, Stockrington, Pelaw Main and Richmond Main. It was over sixteen miles long and passed through three tunnels, and was the last commercially operated railway in Australia to use steam locomotives.

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