MURRAY dining car

Photo date 1986

Number in Class 1
Number group Murray
Construction period 1937
In service 1937
Where built Newport

Murray was the original dining car for the Spirit of Progress passenger train that ran between Melbourne and Albury, however it was simply known as "dining car" until 1963 at which time it was named "Murray" It did not follow many of the Spirit of Progress cars onto the Standard Gauge.

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