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Celebrating the Centenary of the First Train into Samford.

The arrival of the first train to Samford on 1st July 1918 was the catalyst for the establishment of the early village of Samford.

You are invited to a special event at

The Samford Historical Museum on Sunday 1st July 2018 from 10am to 4pm

  • 11am: QLD Rail Historian Greg Hallam will speak on the history of the rail line to Samford
  • 1pm: Walk the Samford Village Heritage Trail . . . with talks at the Bakery, Hotel, Farmers Hall, Butcher Shop,

Samford Garage and the site of Weise’s Shop (Hamburger Shop)

All Day Displays

  • Railway story boards by Greg Hallam, QLD Rail Historian
  • Railway to Samford newspaper articles and photo displays
  • Samford Railway Station and Goods Yard photos
  • Photos of early and changing Samford businesses
  • Early and through-the-years Samford Village scenes
  • Samford Reminiscences

 

Celebrating the Centenary of the First Train into Samford.

The arrival of the first train to Samford on 1st July 1918 was the catalyst for the establishment of the early village of Samford.

You are invited to a special event at

The Samford Historical Museum on Sunday 1st July 2018 from 10am to 4pm

  • 11am: QLD Rail Historian Greg Hallam will speak on the history of the rail line to Samford
  • 1pm: Walk the Samford Village Heritage Trail . . . with talks at the Bakery, Hotel, Farmers Hall, Butcher Shop,

Samford Garage and the site of Weise’s Shop (Hamburger Shop)

All Day Displays

  • Railway story boards by Greg Hallam, QLD Rail Historian
  • Railway to Samford newspaper articles and photo displays
  • Samford Railway Station and Goods Yard photos
  • Photos of early and changing Samford businesses
  • Early and through-the-years Samford Village scenes
  • Samford Reminiscences