BULAWAYO MEMORIES

Railway stations

 Balla Balla - 1911
oc_rs_balla_balla_creeper_1911.JPGoc_rs_ballballa.JPG

 Banket - 1916
oc_rs_banket_trolley_1916.JPGoc_rs_banket_19xx_shed.JPGoc_rs_banket.JPG

 Bannockburn
oc_rs_bannockburn.JPG


 Bulawayo - 1897 building 1st station & 1898
oc_rs_bulawayo_1897_building_1st_station.PNGoc_rs_bulawayo_original.JPG
oc_rs_bulawayo_first_loudspeakers.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_first_station.JPG

 1897 - 1st Train Arrival & ceremonies
oc_rs_bulawayo_1897_1st_train_5935.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_1897_1st_train_5937.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_1897_1st_train_5933.JPG
oc_rs_bulawayo_1897_1st_train_5939.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_1st_8474.JPG

 1901
oc_rs_bulawayo_platform_layout_1901_flag_poles.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_2_opening.JPG

 1908, 1911
oc_rs_bulawayo_1908.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_1911.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_1911_coal.PNG

 1912

oc_rs_bulawayo_1912_first_station.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_1912_platform_first_station.JPG

 1913 - Foundation Stone

oc_rs_bulawayo_foundation_stone_1913.JPG
oc_rs_bulawayo_ww.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_1897_station_1stoc_rs_bulawayo_siding.JPG
oc_rs_bulawayo_19xx_passengers_lady.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_2.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_front_19xx_rickshaw.JPG
 1929
oc_rs_bulawayo_1929.JPG
 1950s
oc_rs_bulawayo_platform_1950s_arrival.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_station_parking_1950.JPG
oc_rs_bulawayo_tracks_overhead_1950s.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_terminus_1955.JPG
oc_rs_bulawayo_1953.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_1955_welensky.jpg
oc_rs_bulawayo_2_royal_visit.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_quarries.JPG

 1940s WWII Memorial Plaques
oc_rs_bulawayo_WWII_crest.PNGoc_rs_bulawayo_WWII_names.PNGoc_rs_bulawayo_plaque.JPG
oc_rs_bulawayo_WWII_garden.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_plaque_garden.JPG
oc_rs_bulawayo_WWII_pillar.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_WWII_plaque.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_WWII_flags.JPG
 1968 - 75th Anniversary
oc_byo_75thAniversary_celebration_train
 1996
oc_rs_bulawayo_1996_railway_station.jpg

oc_rs_byo_grass
oc_rs_bulawayo_signals
 Bulawayo - Suburbs
oc_rs_bulawayo_bridge_park_01.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_bridge_park_02.JPG
oc_rs_bulawayo_suburbs_halt_sign.JPGoc_rs_suburbs_8884.JPG
oc_rs_bulawayo_suburbs_haltoc_rs_bulawayo_suburbs.JPG
Bulawayo - Kumalo
oc_rs_kumalo_siding_19xx.JPGoc_rs_suburbs_halt_bollards.JPGoc_rs_kumalo_east.JPG
oc_rs_kumalo_slow_down.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_map.JPG
oc_rs_bulawayo_map_park.JPGoc_rs_bulawayo_map_.JPGoc_rs_centp_suburbs_halt_train_map
oc_rs_bulawayo_kumalo_10mph.JPG
oc_rs_bulawayo_1955_welensky.jpgoc_rs_bulawayo_1953.JPG

 Bulawayo - Cement Siding
oc_rs_cement_siding_19xx.JPG

 Colleen Bawn
oc_rs_colleenbawn_ppc.JPGoc_rs_colleenbawn_1993.JPG

 Chegutu
oc_rs_chegutu.JPG

 Dett
oc_rs_dete_railway_station_light.jpgoc_rs_dett_early.JPG
oc_rs_dete_flag
 1950's Signals centre
oc_rs_dett_centralised_control_CTC_1950.JPGoc_rs_dett_centralised_control_CTC_1959

 Essexvale
oc_nb_essexvale_esigodoni_sign


 Figtree
oc_rs_figtree.JPG

 Fort Victoria
oc_rs_fort_victoria_entrance.JPGoc_rs_fort_victoria_station.JPG

 Gatooma - 1912
oc_rs_gatooma_tracks_1912.JPGoc_rs_gatooma_sign_1912_station.JPGoc_rs_gatooma.JPG

oc_rs_gatooma_carriages_1912.JPGoc_rs_gatooma_trolley_19xx.JPGoc_rs_gatooma_plaque.JPG
oc_rs_gat_sidingoc_rs_gat_sign_flag

 Gwelo
oc_rs_gwelo_sign.JPGoc_rs_gwelo.JPGoc_rs_gwelo_bovril.JPG
oc_rs_gwelo_bicycle_1925.JPGoc_rs_gwelo_council_1920s.JPG

 Gwaai River - 1912
oc_rs_gwaai_1912.JPG

 Gwanda - 1903
oc_rs_gwanda_sign_1960s.JPGoc_rs_gwanda_1903

 Hartley - 1900s
oc_rs_hartley_1900s.JPG

 Headlands - 1954
oc_rs_headlands_1954_track

 Heany Junction - Bulawayo
oc_rs_heany_junc.JPGoc_rs_heany_junction_model_1950s.JPGoc_rs_heany_junction.PNG

 Inyazura - 1954
oc_rs_inyazura.JPGoc_rs_inyazura_1954.JPG

 Lalapanzi
oc_rs_lalapanzi.JPG

 Lions Den - 1960s
oc_rs_lions_den_1960s.JPG

 Macheke - 1954
oc_rs_macheke_1954_carriage.JPG

 Marendellas - 1905, 1954 & 1960
oc_rs_marandellas_1905.JPGoc_rs_marandellas_1954.JPGoc_rs_marandellas_1960.JPG

 Matopos Siding
oc_rs_matopos.pngoc_rs_matopos_plaque.pngoc_rs_matopos_plaque_1903 to 1948.png
oc_rs_matopos_passengers.JPGoc_rs_matopos_engine.JPG
oc_rs_matopos_cattle.JPGoc_rs_matopos_drums.JPGoc_rs_matopos_gantry.JPG
oc_rs_matopos_train.JPGoc_rs_matopos_20xx_remains_now.JPGoc_rs_matopus_terminus_sign_19xx.JPG
oc_rs_matopos_plaque_frame.JPGoc_rs_matopus_terminus_sign_19xx_platform.JPG

 Matetsi
oc_rs_matetsi station_sign
 Melfort - 1954
oc_rs_melfort_1954.JPG

 Mpopoma - Bulawayo - 1950s & 60s
oc_rs_mpopoma_1960s.JPGoc_rs_mpopoma_east_8890.JPGoc_rs_mpopoma_1950s.JPG

 Norton
oc_rs_norton.JPG

 Odzi
oc_rs_odzi.JPG

 Plumtree
oc_rs_plumtree_railway_station_shed_sign.jpgoc_rs_plumtree_100years

 Que Que
oc_rs_que_que.JPGoc_rs_que_que_tracks_19xx.JPGoc_rs_queuque_station.JPG
oc_rs_que_que_19xx_trees_new.JPG

 Rusape - 1959, 1954 & ...
oc_rs_rusape_1954.JPGoc_rs_rusape_1959.JPGoc_rs_rusape.JPG
oc_rs_rusape_tracks
 Rutenga
oc_rs_rutenga_19xx.JPG

 Salisbury
oc_rs_salisbury_train.JPGoc_rs_salisbury_01.JPG

 1920s

oc_rs_salisbury_1920s.JPGoc_rs_salisbury_1920.JPGoc_rs_salisbury_1927.JPG

 1930s

oc_rs_salisbury_1930s.JPGoc_rs_salisbury_50years.JPG

 1940s

oc_rs_salisbury_station_1940s.JPG

 1960s, 1968 &

oc_rs_salisbury_train_from_bulawayo_1960.JPGoc_rs_salisbury_east_1968.JPG
oc_rs_salisbury_plaque.JPGoc_rs_salisbury_platform_19xx.JPG
oc_rs_salisbury_now.JPG


 Sawmills - 1900 & 1950 signals
oc_rs_sawmills_1900_sign.JPGoc_rs_sawmills_centralised_control_CTC_1950s_8309.JPGoc_rs_1984_sawmills.jpg

 Selekwe - 1910 &
oc_rs_selukwe_1910.JPGoc_rs_selekwe.JPG

 Shangani
oc_stat_shangani_shed
 Theydon Siding
oc_rs_theydon_19xx_siding.JPG

 Umtali - 1920, 1938 & 1940
oc_rs_umtali_station_1920.JPGoc_rs_umtali_station_1938.JPGoc_rs_umtali_station_1940.JPG
oc_rs_umtali_plaque.JPGoc_rs_umtali_1897_garret.JPGoc_rs_umtali_station_taxis_1968.JPG
oc_rs_umtali_station_1920_station_fence.

 Victoria Falls - 1890s, onwards
oc_rs_vic_falls_1890s.JPGoc_rs_victoria_fall_guard_3.JPGoc_rs_vic_falls.JPG
oc_rs_vicfalls_whitesoc_rs_vicfalls_flag_poleoc_rs_vicfalls_1.JPG
oc_rs_vicfalls_station_masteroc_rs_vicfalls_3.JPG
oc_rs_vicfalls_steps_carriage
oc_rs_vicfalls_sign.JPGoc_rs_vic_falls_shed.JPG
oc_rs_vic_falls_8237.JPG
oc_rs_vic_falls_station_tracksoc_rs_vic_falls_station_sign_tree
oc_rs_vic_falls_station_locosoc_rs_vic_falls_station_buggy
oc_rs_vic_falls_station_platformoc_rs_vic_falls_station_entry
oc_rs_vic_falls_engineoc_rs_vic_falls_pond_lightoc_rs_vc_falls_back_road
oc_rs_vic_falls_pond_signoc_rs_vic_falls_trees
oc_rs_vic_falls_greenoc_rs_vic_falls_green_signoc_rs_vic_falls_platform


 Wankie
oc_rs_wankie_station_1904_lady.JPGoc_rs_wankie_station_store_1940.JPGoc_rs_wankie_1960.JPG
oc_rs_wankie_1929.JPGoc_rs_wankie_colliery.JPGoc_rs_wankie_station_engine_1940s.JPG
oc_rs_wankie_notice.JPGoc_rs_wankie_first_coal_train
oc_rs_wan_sign_station.JPG
 West Nicholson
oc_rs_west_nicholson_1900.JPGoc_rs_west_nicholson_1900_clear

 Westage Signals - Bulawayo
oc_rs_westgate_signals.JPG

 The Chaplan's Coaches
oc_rs_chaplain_plaque.JPGoc_rs_chaplain_coach.JPG
oc_rs_chaplain_alter.JPGoc_rs_chaplain_timetable.JPGoc_rs_chaplain_guard.JPG
oc_rs_chaplain_service_carriage.JPGoc_rs_chaplain_coach_sign.JPGoc_rs_chaplain_coach_inside
oc_rs_chaplain_room.JPGoc_rs_chaplain.JPGoc_rs_chaplain_carriage.JPG


 Thanks to Robert Bronkhorst & the Railway History Museum