Karl Walking along the 'UP' End of Ararat Yard - 1985
50 Years of Service to the Rail Industry - 12/01/1970 to 12/01/2020 *1
*1Refer to history for details
January 12th 1970 Karl commenced working with the Victorian Railways at its printing works in North Melbourne as a Junior Clerk .
December 18th 1995 Accepted Voluntary Separation Package End of a Railway Career (at that time)(Reason was to spend time with his Family. As can be seen from the previous posting, most of his time would have been spent away from home & the History Page will explain in more Detail).
He build this website from scratch and the server delivering itDuring his time on the railway, he qualified in all of the Victorian Railway Signalling Systems, attained the qualification of Operational Safeworking Officer, (Block and Signal Inspector) in 1974.
Karl has very fond memories of People and Places,
and will always be grateful for the Railway Career that was offered him - and to the many people that helped him on that
He will forever be a "Railwayman".
Keyboard Key was pressed and held down
Details provided by Karl Rapson - Compiled and presented by Qline Grid
1* 50 Years service to the Rail Industry on 12/01/2020 - Commenced 12/01/1970
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