Eyre Peninsula Railway Preservation Society Inc.

Books and Souvenirs


The Port Lincoln Railway Museum has several current items for sale. Please email president@eprps.org.au to arrange purchase. Postage will be at cost. Bank deposit and credit cards accepted (do not send credit card details by email - we will phone you).

Peninsula Pioneer Revisited
384 pages colour and b&w
The definitive history of the railways and tramways on Eyre Peninsula

Peninsula Memories
170 pages b&w
Companion volume to Peninsula Pioneer Revisited

Rail on Eyre
106 pages
Desktop-printed collection of stories and photographs

Grain Handling: the way it was
70 pages
Jim Cronin's book describing the grain lumper's way of life

A Stupid Undertaking
88 pages b&w and colour
Ralph Holden's entertaining story of his Eyre Peninsula model railway exploits
Folder of Plans - Set 1
Henry Pattenden's plans of the SAR locomotives and railcars of Eyre Peninsula. Includes U, V, W, Wx, Y (2 versions), Yx, Z, T (2 versions) and 830 Class locomotives, Fageol, Brill 101 & 103, Brill 105, Brill 487 railcars.
$30 A3 size or
$25 A4 size

Folder of Plans - Set 2
Henry Pattenden's plans of the SAR brakevans and passenger stock of Eyre Peninsula. Includes 'Blue Brake', 4w pass brake, goods brake, bogie pass brake, 'Long Tom' pass brake, short and long fish brakes, 'Dolly Varden' goods brake, CGN goods brake, 'Short Tom' goods brake, 'Short Tom' parcels trailer, 'Short Tom' coach (3 versions), 'Wandana', car 114 (3 versions) and regular Port Lincoln ship MV Minnipa.
$30 A3 size or
$25 A4 size

A History of Grain Handling (DVD)
Jim Cronin's amazing colour movie footage of grain lumping on Eyre Peninsula in the 1950s

Fridge Magnets
$3.50 each or
2 for $6