GUIDE TO RESOURCES FOR TASMANIAN GENEALOGY

by Malcolm Ward

© Malcolm Ward 2009-2011. All rights reserved


 16.  RAILWAYS AND TRAMWAYS

 

16.1  

ARCHIVES OFFICE OF TASMANIA

Search the Archives Office of Tasmania's collection for 'railway' and/or 'tramway' here: http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/default.aspx?search=1.


 

16.2

NATIONAL ARCHIVES OF AUSTRALIA (INCLUDING TASMANIAN EMPLOYEE RECORDS)

Tasmanian railways were under the control of the Commonwealth for quite some time. A fact sheet on the NAA's holdings relating to Tasmanian railways (including personnel) can be found here:
http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/fact-sheets/fs27.aspx.


 

16.3

HISTORICAL SOCIETIES AND MUSEUMS

The Australian Railway Historical Society Tasmanian Division's web page can be found here: http://www.railtasmania.com/arhs/

The Launceston Tramway Museum Society: http://www.ltms.org.au/

The Tasmanian Transport Museum (includes Fire Service Museum): http://www.railtasmania.com/ttms/

Hobart Municipal Tramways: http://www.hobarttramways.com/

Ida Bay Railway: http://www.idabayrailway.com.au/



© Malcolm Ward 2009-2011. All rights reserved
Submitted by Malcolm Ward 14-Dec-2009
Updated 30-Nov-2011