Awesome pic collection,have always had a fascination with the original
Sydney system and certain locations even more so,and have all the Keenan
books on all lines and also VHS copies of Sydney Tramway Memories reel 1,2
& 3,and always love to see then and now pics and on this line one location
really intrerests me and that is the cutting under thd road bridge between
the blocks of flats,how awesome would it have been to have lived there next
to the bridge in the flats.Does anyone have any pics or tell me where i can
see pics of this area today?
On Wednesday, 17 May 2023 at 08:53:13 UTC+10 TP wrote:
> "China Border" was the music in the video tribute to the last days of the
> R1s, but I still can't locate the video. This video here is basically a
> tribute to the last days of Doran's Glasshouses in their last operational
> area. How perpetually deficient in capacity has been the Bondi corridor
> since they went.
> Tony P
> On Tuesday, 16 May 2023 at 22:21:53 UTC+10 TP wrote:
>> A pity the author didn't acknowledge the music, which really sets the
>> video on fire! The first one is Barry White's proto-disco "Love's Theme",
>> actually written about seven years after the last Bondi trams left the
>> streets, but a big hit in the 70s, so not quite the mood of the time of the
>> trams. Let's call it "Love's Theme" with an overlay of old trams. In the
>> I do like it when there's an old video of Sydney trams with great music.
>> One particular one of the last day with music called, iirc, "China Gate" is
>> particularly good but I can't locate it at present.
>> Tony P
>> On Tuesday, 16 May 2023 at 21:29:37 UTC+10 Greg Sutherland wrote: