Egmont Railway Track (H17)

Egmont Branch Railway ruins at the York road end, Taranaki.

GPS: -39.288336 174.175428

Egmont Historic Railway overview

Egmont Historic Railway overview

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Carpark signs, map,and displays for the Egmont Branch railway. York road end.

Carpark signs, map,and displays for the Egmont Branch railway. York road end.

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Carpark maps and signs at the York Road end for the Egmont Branch Railway.  Good job by DoC!

Carpark maps and signs at the York Road end for the Egmont Branch Railway. Good job by DoC!

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Extensive bush-clad ruins of some kind of stamper that pulverized rock for road construction purposes.  Egmont Branch Railway.

Extensive bush-clad ruins of some kind of stamper that pulverized rock for road construction purposes. Egmont Branch Railway.

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Extensive bush-clad ruins of some kind of stamper that pulverized rock for road construction purposes.  York road loop.

Extensive bush-clad ruins of some kind of stamper that pulverized rock for road construction purposes. York road loop.

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Interpreted barracks site for the Egmont  Branch Railway laborers.

Interpreted barracks site for the Egmont Branch Railway laborers.

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Good jungly section of the track, amazingly touring a man-made gully.

Good jungly section of the track, amazingly touring a man-made gully.

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Nice rusted valve wheel that controlled the dam outflow.

Nice rusted valve wheel that controlled the dam outflow.

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Nice DoC work on the Egmont Branch railway York Road loop.

Nice DoC work on the Egmont Branch railway York Road loop.

Nice DoC work on the Egmont Branch railway York Road loop.

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