OFF TRACK: Last days for Hunter's historic Rothbury Riots railway line

Gabriel Fowler
By Gabriel Fowler
August 4 2022 - 9:00am
ON THE LINE: Tracks at the heritage listed site of the old Rothbury Colliery coal mine at North Rothbury will be re-possessed by Huntlee developers. Picture: Max Mason-Hubers

THE historic North Rothbury Riot railway line is likely to be ripped up within months, taking along with it one of the last remaining links to a piece of history etched deep into the memories of Hunter coal mining famlies.

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Gabriel Fowler

Gabriel Fowler

Journalist

Experienced journalist covering areas including court, community and social welfare, justice, the environment, and broader investigations. Gabriel.Fowler@newcastleherald.com.au

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