Prepa­ra­tion for steam engine un­der­way in Charleville

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WHEN pre­par­ing the 1909 Mar­shall Steam Engine No 52608 for paint­ing, the So­ci­ety hired a large sand­blaster from Toowoomba and were in­debted to Cedric Brooks who kindly do­nated its trans­port costs in both di­rec­tions.

Lo­cal trades­man Kerry Black came on board with the prepa­ra­tion and paint­ing. Kerry (pic­tured left) donned hel­met and breath­ing ap­pa­ra­tus to work on sec­tions of the engine.

PHOTO: CON­TRIB­UTED

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