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The Earnslaw under construction

TSSS Earnslaw at Queenstown.

Joe Fowell was an engineer working on this ship
which is still working at Queenstown as a steamship- we went on it in 2002

Michael Broad tells me that there is an LP of Ron Goodwin Conducting the N.Z. Symphony Orchestra "Going Places". The final track is "The Earnslaw Steam Theme", recorded in the Wellington Town Hall Feb.1978.

And on its 95th birthday, Earnslaw sets out from Walter Peak Station with the snow covered Remarkable Mountains in the background

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