• Carriage lands

    Carriage Arrival 30Jan19
    BIG LOAD: After a wait, onlookers were thrilled to see the carriage hoisted onto its tracks.

    A CROWD gathered at Violet Town station last Wednesday morning to welcome the arrival of the Southern Aurora sleeping car NAM 2337.

    Signifying a tragic day in history for many Violet Town residents and afar, the car arrived safely on its original tracks at the “Helping Hands” commemoration gardens.

    Spending its past years sitting desolate in a Newport workshop, locals were thrilled to see the carriage make its arrival to be a part of commemorating the Southern Aurora tragedy.

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