ALL ABOARD! TRUE TRAIN TALES
Nine true stories about Australian trains and railways in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, including the 1878 Lapstone Hill accident, Tasmania?s convict railway and the 1887 Hawkesbury River crash.
Jack loves visiting Grandpa in his old train carriage. He loves helping him in the train museum. And he loves hearing his stories about trains and railways. From runaway engines to people-powered carriages, train-robbing bushrangers and lifesaving pointsmen, Grandpa always has a tale to pass the time. Best of all, every one of them is true.